Religions, which condemn the pleasures of senses, drive men to seek the pleasures of power. Throughout history, power has been the vice of the ascetic.

Bertrand Russell (1872-1970) English mathematician and philosopher
New York Herald Tribune Magazine (6 May 1938)
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