"Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully
as when they do it from religious conviction."
Blaise Pascal (1623-62)
"We can have democracy in this country,
or we can have great wealth concentrated in the hands of
a few, but we can't have both."
- Louis D. Brandeis, U.S. Supreme Court
"History teaches us that
it is always in the sacred name of religion that the
most violent passions of humankind have been aroused and
the most horrible crimes committed."
- Sir Wilfrid Laurier, 7th Prime Minister of Canada