Imagine a world where the thoughts and ideas of every man, woman and, more importantly, every child is governed by his or her mind. Not by the thoughts and ideas of other men, their dilapidated cultures or their beleaguered gods. A world not necessarily good, but necessarily better.
Conventional people are roused to fury by departure from convention, largely because they regard such departure as a criticism of themselves.
Give a man a mask and he will show his true face
The fool is never satisfied with what he has, but is quite satisfied with what he is. The philosopher is never satisfied with what he is, but is satisfied with what he has. The sage is satisfied with both. Unfortunately, there are no sages, few philosophers, and a world full of fools.