'Is that question in the interests of science too?' 'It would be,' he said, without taking notice of my irritation, 'interest- ing for science to watch the mental changes of individ- uals
, on the spot, but .
I could have given my own sect the preference and made everybody a Presby- terian without any trouble, but that would have been to affront a law of human nature: spiritual wants and instincts are as various in the human family as are physical appetites, complexions, and features, and a man is only at his best, morally, when he is equipped with the religious garment whose color and shape and size most nicely accommodate themselves to the spirit- ual
complexion, angularities, and stature of the indi- vidual who wears it; and, besides, I was afraid of a united Church; it makes a mighty power, the mightiest conceivable, and then when it by and by gets into selfish hands, as it is always bound to do, it means death to human liberty and paralysis to human thought.
In a single-page letter of response, Greenwald and UAL
president John Edwardson said UAL
has a "zero tolerance policy" for antigay discrimination and politely dismissed the conservatives' complaints: "We believe that business does best when it simply respects every customer and employee, and when it retains the freedom to make policy and business decisions accordingly."