Lysander Spooner Quote: “Martyrdom is evidence only of a…”

Martyrdom is evidence only of a man’s honesty – it is no evidence that he is not mistaken. Men have suffered martyrdom for all sorts of opinions in politics and in religion; yet they could not therefore have all been in the right; although they could give no stronger evidence that they believed themselves in the right.

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Name: Lysander Spooner
Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: American
Birthday: January 19, 1808
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