The Bible has been the Magna Charta of the poor and oppressed. The human race is not in a position to dispense with it.
– Thomas Huxley (1825-1895), English biologist, known as “Darwin’s Bulldog” for his advocacy of Charles Darwin’s theory of evolution
Source: Halley’s Bible Handbook, first published by Henry Hampton Halley in 1924 as a 16-page pamphlet, it has been expanded and re-published in many editions over the years. These quotes are taken from Halley’s Bible Handbook with the New International Version—Deluxe Edition, 2007, page 23.