embrace an opinion

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I proceed to examine what can be alleged in defence of the doctrine of abstraction, and try if I can discover what it is that inclines the men of speculation to embrace an opinion so remote from common sense as that seems to be.
He concludes his book with this summary paragraph on experimental educational models and methods: "Mark Twain warned that we'll be tempted to go with the flow and embrace an opinion that's entitled to no respect at all because it represents little or no reflection.