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Galileo Galilei
1564 - 1642

Italian mathematician and astronomer, arrested by the Catholic church for publishing his Copernican observations that the earth revolved around the sun


I do not feel obliged to believe that same God who endowed us with sense, reason, and intellect had intended for us to forgo their use.