Wendell Phillips Quote

He who stifles free discussion, secretly doubts whether what he professes to believe is really true.


Oration delivered at Daniel O'Connell celebration, Boston (6 August 1870), published in Wendell Phillips: The Agitator (1890) by William Carlos Martyn, p. 563

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He who stifles free discussion, secretly doubts whether what he professes to believe is really true.

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He who stifles free discussion, secretly doubts whether what he professes to believe is really true.

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He who stifles free discussion, secretly doubts whether what he professes to believe is really true.

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He who stifles free discussion, secretly doubts whether what he professes to believe is really true.