Nothing which is true or beautiful or good makes complete sense in any immediate context of history; therefore we must be saved by faith.
Quote by Reinhold Niebuhr
Family life is too intimate to be preserved by the spirit of justice. It can...
Goodness, armed with power, is corrupted; and pure love without power is destroyed
The final wisdom of life requires not the annulment of incongruity but the achievement of...
Change is the essence of life.Be willing to surrender what you are for what you...
The mastery of nature is vainly believed to be an adequate substitute for self mastery.
There are historic situations in which refusal to defend the inheritance of a civilization, however...
Love is like a river, never ending as it flows, but gets greater with time!
Life is a battle between faith and reason in which each feeds upon the other,...
Vietnam was the first war ever fought without any censorship. Without censorship, things can get...
Love is the energizing elixir of the universe, the cause and effect of all harmonies.
Forgiveness is the final form of love.
God, give us grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage...
Nothing worth doing is completed in our lifetime; therefore, we must be saved by hope....
Nothing which is true or beautiful or good makes complete sense in any immediate context...
Democracy is finding proximate solutions to insoluble problems.
The sad duty of politics is to establish justice in a sinful world.
Our age knows nothing but reaction, and leaps from one extreme to another.
Old age, especially an honoured old age, has so great authority, that this is of...
Rebecca was a busy liar in her distinguished old age, reinventing her past for gullible...
The latest refinements of science are linked with the cruelties of the Stone Age.
I smoke ten to fifteen cigars a day. At my age I have to hold...