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men tutions and conventions . Primitive Christianity was devastating in its claims .
It was a religion of renunciation and denunciation of the " world " ; it demanded a
change of heart that entailed a revolutionary change in human relationships .
intelligence and rational effort , is ultimately to lose one ' s sense of cosmic
relationships ; and without this sense a noble consciousness of human destiny ,
higher and wider than any merely human institution , has never arisen . Instead of
willingness to leave theories to others , we are faced by the fact that , for all
practical purposes , there still lies a gulf between the two worlds which we as
human beings must simultaneously inhabit - between , on the one hand , the
world of ...
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Autobiographical essays by Einstein, Bertrand Russell, Dewey, Dreiser, H.G. Wells, Nansen, James Jeans, Babbitt, Arthur Keith, James Adams, H.L. Mencken, Julia Peterkin, Lewis Mumford, G.J. Nathan, Hu ... Read full review
ALBERT EINSTEIN BERTRAND RUSSELL III JOHN Dewey IV ROBERT ANDREWS MILLIKAN THEODORE DREISER
H G WELLS
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