Freedom to differ is not limited to things that do not matter much. That would be a mere shadow of freedom. The test of the substance is the right to differ as to things that touch the heart of the existing order.

Justice Robert H. Jackson (1892-1954) US Supreme Court Justice
West Virginia State Board v. Barnette (1943)
Added on 7-Nov-11 | Last updated 7-Nov-11
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