Reinhold Niebuhr

"God give me the serenity to accept things which cannot be changed; Give me courage to change things which must be changed ;And the wisdom to distinguish one from the other."


Rating: 1.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"If we survive danger it steels our courage more than anything else."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Family life is too intimate to be preserved by the spirit of justice. It can be sustained by a spirit of love which goes beyond justice."


Rating: 5.20 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Life is a battle between faith and reason in which each feeds upon the other, drawing sustenance from it and destroying it."

Reinhold Niebuhr
Reinhold Niebuhr "Leaves from the Notebook of a Tamed Cynic"

Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Man's capacity for justice makes democracy possible, but man's inclination to injustice makes democracy necessary."

Reinhold Niebuhr The Children of Light and the Children of Darkness
Reinhold Niebuhr The Children of Light and the Children of Darkness

Rating: 4.33 (Number of Voters: 3)