I think such laws a great embarrassment, great obstructions to the improvement of the human mind. Books that cannot bear examination, certainly ought not to be established as divine inspiration by penal laws.
Letter to Thomas Jefferson (23 January 1825)
John Adams
Second president of the United States (17971801)
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