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Reinhold Niebuhr
June 21, 1892 - June 1, 1971
Nationality: American
Category: Theologian
Subcategory: American Theologian

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

    Topics: Courage

Nothing that is worth doing can be achieved in a lifetime; therefore we must be saved by hope.


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.


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.


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.

    Topics: Family

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