"When Faith preaches Hate, Blessed are the Doubters." - Amin Maalouf
“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself.
Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” ― George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman
I read it was because he finally read Lord of the Rings and thought Gandalf was such a badass...Abe Pollin changed the Washington Bullets to the Washington Wizards and many say it's because he didn't want the team name to be associated with gun violence.