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 Freddie Mercury - “You know, I designed the Queen crest. I simply combined all the creatures that represent our star signs-and I don't even believe in astrology.”  
 John Jewel - “Human knowledge is dark and uncertain philosophy is dark, astrology is dark, and geometry is dark.”  
 Hippocrates - “A physician without a knowledge of Astrology has no right to call himself a physician.”  
 Arthur C. Clarke - “I don't believe in astrology I'm a Sagittarius and we're skeptical.”  
 Voltaire - “Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother.”  
 William Shakespeare - “This is the excellent foppery of the world that when we are sick in fortune -- often the surfeits of our own behavior -- we make guilty of our disasters the sun, the moon, and stars, as if we were villains on necessity, fools by heavenly compulsion, knaves, thieves, and treachers by spherical predominance, drunkards, liars, and adulterers by an enforced obedience of planetary influence. An admirable evasion of whoremaster man, to lay his goatish disposition on the charge of a star”  
 Herman Melville - “Look you, Doubloon, your zodiac here is the life of man in one round chapter. To begin there's Aries, or the Ram -- lecherous dog, he begets us then, Taurus, or the Bull -- he bumps us the first thing then Gemini, or the Twins -- that is, Virtue and Vice we try to reach Virtue, when lo comes Cancer the Crab, and drags us back and here, going from Virtue, Leo, a roaring Lion, lies in the path -- he gives a few fierce bites and surly dabs with his paw we escape, and hail Virgo, the virgin that's our first love we marry and think to be happy for aye, when pop comes Libra, or the Scales -- happiness weighed and found wanting and while we are very sad about that, Lord how we suddenly jump, as Scorpio, or the Scorpion, stings us in rear we are curing the wound, when come the arrows all round Sagittarius, or the Archer, is amusing himself. As we pluck out the shafts, stand aside here's the battering-ram, Capricornus, or the Goat full tilt, he comes rushing, and headlong we are tossed when Aquarius, or the Waterbearer, pours out his whole deluge and drowns us and, to wind up, with Pisces, or the Fishes, we sleep.”  
 Christopher Marlowe - “You stars that reigned at my nativity, whose influence hath allotted death and hell.”  
 Issac Asimov - “The vast majority, who believe in astrology and think that the planets have nothing better to do than form a code that will tell them whether tomorrow is a good day to close a business deal or not, become all the more excited and enthusiastic about t”  
 Carl Gustav Jung - “At the moment I am looking into astrology, which seems indispensable for a proper understanding of mythology. There are strange and wondrous things in these lands of darkness. Please, don't worry about my wanderings in these infinitudes. I shall return laden with rich booty for our knowledge of the human psyche.”  
 Carl Gustav Jung - “...my evenings are taken up very largely with astrology, I make horoscopic calculations in order to find a clue to the core of psychological truth.”  
 Bill Maher - “Hillary Clinton and Nancy Reagan have a lot in common -- they're both smarter than their husbands and both consulted the stars for guidance, Nancy with astrology and Hillary with Barbra Streisand.”  
 Francis Bacon - “Such is the way of all superstition, whether in astrology, dreams, omens, divine judgments, or the like wherein men, having a delight in such vanities, mark the events where they are fulfilled, but where they fail, though this happen much oftener, n”  
 Hippocrates - “A physician without a knowledge of Astrology has no right to call himself a physician”  
 Hannes Alfven - “Most people today still believe, perhaps unconsciously, in the heliocentric universe every newspaper in the land has a section on astrology, yet few have anything at all on astronomy.”  
 Yusuf Islam - “I tried Zen and Ching, numerology, tarot cards and astrology. I tried to look back into the Bible, and could not find anything. At this time I did not know anything about Islam, and then, what I regarded as a miracle occurred. My brother had visited the mosque in Jerusalem, and was greatly impressed that while on the one hand it throbbed with life.”  
 William Gass - “The death of God represents not only the realization that gods have never existed, but the contention that such a belief is no longer even irrationally possible that neither reason nor the taste and temper of the times condones it. The belief lingers on, of course, but it does so like astrology or a faith in a flat earth.”  
 David Hilbert - “If one were to bring ten of the wisest men in the world together and ask them what was the most stupid thing in existence, they would not be able to discover anything so stupid as astrology.”  
 Voltaire - “Superstition is to religion what astrology is to astronomy the mad daughter of a wise mother”  
 Paul Carvel - “Astrology, or when the stars enlighten illuminated who dazzle a bunch of lunatics.”  
 Robert Ingersoll - “If the people were a little more ignorant, astrology would flourish - if a little more enlightened, religion would perish”  
 Kurt Vonnegut - “About astrology and palmistry they are good because they make people vivid and full of possibilities. They are communism at its best. Everybody has a birthday and almost everybody has a palm.”  
 Gena Rowlands - “I think everybody has tried the Ouija board, ... I used to be into astrology and such, but then I got more fatalistic about things. I'd rather be surprised.”  
 Voltaire - “I am convinced that everything has come down to us from the banks of the Ganges, - astronomy, astrology, metempsychosis, etc. It is very important to note that some 2,500 years ago at the least Pythagoras went from Samos to the Ganges to learn geometry...But he would certainly not have undertaken such a strange journey had the reputation of the Brahmins' science not been long established in Europe.”  
 Rebecca West - “Before a war military science seems a real science, like astronomy but after a war it seems more like astrology”  

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