Joseph SobranJoseph Sobran, (1946-2010) American columnist

Joseph Sobran Quote

“The attempt to silence a man is the greatest honour you can bestow on him. It means that you recognise his superiority to yourself.”

Joseph SobranJoseph Sobran
~ Joseph Sobran

Universal Press Syndicate

Ratings and Comments

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J. Allen, Arlington, Va.

Absolutely, it's just common sense.

Patrick Henry, Red Hill

Generally, it is primal pride and fear that animate the actions and ambitions of those who would suppress freedom of expression.

Mike, Norwalk

I'm not sure what happened to my earlier post but . . . ?

E Archer, NYC

I can think of other ways I'd like to be honored -- a greater honor it would be to not be silenced but acknowledged for one's words.

Warren, olathe

He must have considered everyone superior.


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