Quote of the Day

There is no belief, however foolish, that will not gather its faithful adherents who will defend it to the death.

“There is no belief, however foolish, that will not gather its faithful adherents who will defend it to the death.” — Isaac Asimov, The Stars in Their Courses

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Quote of the Day

The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that ‘my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.’

“The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that ‘my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.’” — Isaac Asimov, A Cult of Ignorance,” Newsweek (1980-01-21)