Time makes more converts than reason

The quote of the week – –

“Perhaps the sentiments contained in the following pages, are not yet sufficiently fashionable to procure them general favor; a long habit of not thinking a thing wrong, gives it a superficial appearance of being right, and raises at first a formidable outcry in defence of custom. But tumult soon subsides. Time makes more converts than reason.” – – Thomas Paine, February 14, 1776

By the way, have you read Common Sense?

If you haven’t, you ought to.

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