Hosea Ballou (April 30, 1771 - June 06, 1852)
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Error is always more busy than truth.
Doubt is an incentive to truth, and patient inquiry leadeth the way.
Suspicion is far more to be wrong than right; more often unjust than just. It is no friend to virtue, and always an enemy to happiness.
The oppression of any people for opinion's sake has rarely had any other effect than to fix those opinions deeper and render them more important
Religion which requires persecution to sustain, it is of the devil's propagation.
I will never give up. I never have, even when times have been terrible.
The world consists almost exclusively of people who are one sort and who behave like another sort
(August 26, 1874 - December 27, 1938)
Well, I'm half Italian, so last year on warped tour i got this really good tan and I was like, bummer.