To track some personally noteworthy events, observations and thoughts, letting them age and savor/regret them again a long time later.
Tuesday, November 16, 2010
Book: The Irony of American History
With great expectations, I am onto this book now. Niebuhr is the author of the famous Serenity Prayer. Just the first few pages of the book, the introduction by Andrew Bacevich, I already get exposed to the humble wisdom of Niebuhr. America's leaders do well to listen to this prophet.