Archive: 05/04/2017

 

 

CS Lewis once wrote “you cannot practice any of the other virtues without bringing this one into play…it is the form of every virtue at the testing point.  Honest thinking ….  the courage to challenge frightening ideas and the courage to stick to your guns when you become convinced of the truth.”

 

Dow explains that “those who are intellectually courageous earnestly want to know the truth, and so they take risks in the pursuit of truth. They are willing to reconsider their own beliefs even if this scares them.” (p28)

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