... grounded on the truth of Christianity. I wish not to be deprived of this hope ; but I should be an apostate from the mild principle of the religion I profess if I could be actuated with the least animosity against those who do not think with me upon...
Miscellaneous Works of Edw. Gibbon: With Memoirs of His Life and Writings ... - Seite 213
von Edward Gibbon - 1796