Darkness and the Light: A Philosopher Reflects upon His by Charles Hartshorne

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The Nazi bullies drove him from his classes. This was Richard Kroner, a refugee first from Germany, then from Italy. I first knew him in 1924 in Germany. " "That's very encouraging," I replied. If "you like everybody," addressed to me, means, "you don't bitterly hate anyone" then I may be guilty of the charge, provided anyone means any person I have personally known. But then I have led a sheltered life. " I trust her to have known  < previous page page_24 next page > If you like this book, buy it!

But all this was a minor matter so far as Mother's relations to her children were concerned. It happened when they were nearly grown up; and she did get over it, I think. " She of course believed in the continuation of one's personal life after death. Her education would scarcely have prepared her to grasp the meaning of "objective immortality" in the Whiteheadian sense with which I happen to be quite satisfied. If she ever had doubts about her Christian faith, she probably told them to no one.

V. " Being without college training or wide reading, Marguerite was not an intellectual. But she knew the scores in life's games. And if she ever acted notably selfishly in relation to husband, children, other relatives, or neighbors, I know nothing of it. ) that he gave her. Probably to most in the town he was just a Chinaman, or what not; but to Mother no one was "just" anything. He or she was another human being toward whom one had religious duties, and whose qualities could be interesting and perhaps delightful.

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