hagiolatry : 1. The worship of saints. 2. Treating someone with undue reverence.
- "Enforced uniformity confounds civil and religious… "Enforced uniformity confounds civil and religious liberty and denies the principles of Christianity and civility. No man shall be required to worship or maintain a worship against his will." - Roger Williams
- Treating your adversary with respect is giving him an… Treating your adversary with respect is giving him an advantage to which he is not entitled. -Samuel Johnson
- "Celebrity-worship and hero-worship should not be… "Celebrity-worship and hero-worship should not be confused. Yet we confuse them every day, and by doing so we come dangerously close to depriving ourselves of all real models. We lose sight of the men and women who do not simply seem great because they are famous but are famous because they are great. We come closer and closer to degrading all fame into notoriety." -…
- "Above all things, reverence yourself." –… "Above all things, reverence yourself." - Pythagoras