A Quote by Carey McWilliams on dissent, errors, good, science, truth, and value

The value of dissent is not purely negative; it does more than protect us from error. It often points to the truth. One could make a good case for the proposition that the heroes of science, the arts, and the professions have been dissenters.

Carey McWilliams

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