Reinhold Niebuhr

Reinhold Niebuhr – If we can find God…


“If we can find God only as he is revealed in nature we have no moral God.”
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Reinhold Niebuhr – God, give us grace to…


“God, give us grace to accept with serenity the things that cannot be changed, courage to change the things which should be changed and the wisdom to distinguish the one from the other.”
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Reinhold Niebuhr – Our age knows nothing but…


“Our age knows nothing but reaction, and leaps from one extreme to another.”
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Reinhold Niebuhr – I think there ought to…


“I think there ought to be a club in which preachers and journalists could come together and have the sentimentalism of the one matched with the cynicism of the other. That ought to bring them pretty close to the truth.”
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Reinhold Niebuhr – Life is a battle between…


“Life is a battle between faith and reason in which each feeds upon the other, drawing sustenance from it and destroying it.”
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Reinhold Niebuhr – Goodness, armed with power, is…


“Goodness, armed with power, is corrupted and pure love without power is destroyed.”
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Reinhold Niebuhr – Democracies are indeed slow to…


“Democracies are indeed slow to make war, but once embarked upon a martial venture are equally slow to make peace and reluctant to make a tolerable, rather than a vindictive, peace.”
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Reinhold Niebuhr – The mastery of nature is…


“The mastery of nature is vainly believed to be an adequate substitute for self mastery.”
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Reinhold Niebuhr – The tendency to claim God…


“The tendency to claim God as an ally for our partisan value and ends is the source of all religious fanaticism.”
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Reinhold Niebuhr – Forgiveness is the final form…


“Forgiveness is the final form of love.”
-Reinhold Niebuhr

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