Why most humans are superstitious?

Is it pleasure that makes people to be superstitious? Just looking into…

Superstitions are beliefs that create a false sense of security.

Is there pleasure in belief, or is a belief an escape from the fear of what we don’t know?

When you’re in darkness, you don’t dare move until there is light. But when there are voices telling you how to proceed safely in the dark, you trust them and move confidently. Eventually, however, you realize the voices are not telling the truth, but teaching you how to lie to yourself, how to practice self-deception.

Most religions which promis heaven are based on pleasure. Humans are addicted to pleasure that is why they listen to priests who promise them falsehoods.