Monday, June 21, 2021

We Convince Ourselves

There is a holy mistaken zeal in politics as well as in religion.  By persuading others, we convince ourselves.

-- Junius, pseudonym of a writer who contributed a series of letters to the London Public Advertiser (published by Harry Sampson Woodfall) from January 21, 1769 to January 21, 1772, No. 35 (19 December 1769)

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