Thomas Paine

Thomas Paine on Counterfeit Tolerance

Toleration is not the opposite of Intoleration, but is the counterfeit of it. Both are despotisms. The one assumes to itself the right of with-holding ... » Go

Thomas Paine on the Bible

It is to be hoped some humane person will, on account of our people on the frontiers, as well as of the Indians, undeceive them ... » Go

Thomas Paine on Revelation and Redemption

The dogma of the redemption is the fable of priest-craft invented since the time the New Testament was compiled, and the agreeable delusion of it ... » Go