„To-day we have fewer dogmas, but I think that we have stronger principles.“

—  John Buchan, Canadian Occasions (1940), Context: To-day we have fewer dogmas, but I think that we have stronger principles. By a dogma I mean a deduction from facts which is only valid under certain conditions, and which becomes untrue if those conditions change. By a principle I mean something that is an eternal and universal truth. "A University's Bequest to Youth" (10 October 1936)
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