Thomas Mcaffee

  • commented on Reinhold Niebuhr, the LDS Nature of Man and Political Philosophy 2015-02-25 12:52:49 -0800
    Reinhold Niebuhr rightly perceives the whole project as one of striking some balances. All said and done, there are many perfectionistic utopians out there. They it should be extremely do-able, if not relatively easy. Like so many things, muddling through May be all we’re up to, and avoiding the evils of the extremes is important. One of my favorite 12-step sayings is: “Progress, not Perfection!”
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