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|9 years ago :: Aug 15, 2008 - 3:51AM #1|
Some people know and some people don't know, but Gene Roddenberry was a Humanist and he incorporated many humanistic ideas into his show. One of them being "We strive to better ourselves".
In fact, when one does research on Humanism, they may find that in the Humanist Manifesto III ( http://www.americanhumanist.org/3/HumandItsAspirations.php ), similar words heard occassionally in the Trek Shows. For example:
It's not worded the same as heard on Trek, but you can see elements of the things mentioned above on Trek.