We should not lose ourselves in vainglorious sohemes for changing human nature all over the planet. Rather, we should learn to view ourselves with a sense of proportion and Christian humility before the enormous complexity of the world in which it has been given us to live.
—George F. Kennan
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- Henry Adams American Historian
- John Rawls American Philosopher
- James Madison American Statesman, President
- Stanley Kunitz American Poet