Ours is an age of criticism, to which everything must be subjected. The sacredness of religion, and the authority of legislation, are by many regarded as grounds for exemption from the examination by this tribunal, But, if they are exempted, and cannot lay claim to sincere respect, which reason accords only to that which has stood the test of a free and public examination.Rate it:(0.00 / 0 votes)Say it

Immanuel Kant

influential German idealist philosopher (1724-1804)

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