Re: Sapere Aude
Frederick the Great
"All religions are just as good as each other, as long as the people who practise them are honest, and even if Turks and heathens came and wanted to populate this country, then we would build mosques and temples for them"
"He also abolished torture and reduced the number of crimes punishable by death. "
In France, 1766, "one found guilty of blasphemy had his right arm hacked off and tongue torn out before being burned at the stake."