Blog: Zealots and Extremists - Food for Thought - 2011-12-18
People are zealous for a cause when they are not quite positive that it is true.
- Bertrand Russell
In our country are evangelists and zealots of many different political, economic and religious persuasions whose fanatical conviction is that all thought is divinely classified into two kinds-that which is their own and that which is false and dangerous. - Robert H Jackson (US Supreme Court Justice 1941-1954)