John Henry Newman Quote
“From the age of fifteen, dogma has been the fundamental principle of my religion: I know no other religion; I cannot enter into the idea of any other sort of religion; religion, as a mere sentiment, is to me a dream and a mockery.”
Source/Notes: "History of my religious opinions by John Henry Newman, D. D." (1865), p. 49, "From 1883 to 1839"
Source/Notes: Apologia pro Vita Sua (1864).
Source/Notes: Fifteen Sermons: Preached Before the University of Oxford Between A. D. 1826 and 1843 (1872 edition)
Source/Notes: The Idea of a University (1852), 'Knowledge and Religious Duty'