always strenuously supported the Right of every Man to his own opinion, however
different that opinion might be to mine. He who denies to another this right,
makes a slave of himself to his present opinion, because he precludes himself
the right of changing it.
formidable weapon against errors of every kind is Reason. I have never used any
other, and I trust I never shall.”
–Thomas Paine, The Age of Reason