Convictions are more dangerous enemies to truth than lies.
Isn’t that a sort of paradox?
Comment by thelonedrifter — March 11, 2007 @ 4:47 am
The statement is definitely paradoxical, which was partly why I posted it. I want the quotes of the day to be ones which challenge assumptions made by people. If one is believes this statement to be true it is a conviction, and that would make it more dangerous a belief than an outright lie about the nature of truth.
You win the prize, which is just a sense of intellectual and reasonable superiority!
Comment by avoiceofreason — March 11, 2007 @ 5:44 am
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