"Despite widespread concern, we have found no strong evidence that use of cannabis in itself has important consequences for psychological or social health."
"There is little reason to believe that criminalisation has had a strong effect on the extent of cannabis use by young people. Moreover, prohibition itself seems to increase the harmfulness of drug use and cause social harm."
"Now it is such a bizarrely improbable coincidence that
anything so mindboggingly useful could have evolved purely
by chance that some thinkers have chosen to see it as the
final and clinching proof of the non-existence of God.
"The argument goes something like this: `I refuse to prove
that I exist,' says God, `for proof denies faith, and
without faith I am nothing.'
"`But,' says Man, `The Babel fish is a dead giveaway, isn't
it? It could not have evolved by chance. It proves you
exist, and so therefore, by your own arguments, you don't.