Written by albert schweitzer, audiobook narrated by catherine byers. While traveling in africa, schweitzer recognized that all living creatures have a will to live and believed that through a reverence for life mankind had an ethical imperative to aid in the welfare of all living things. An anthology of the philosophical writings by one of the finest humanitarians and thinkers of the twentieth century includes essays on nature, the mystery of life, the will to live, respect for life. The schweitzer album it is our duty to remember at all times and anew that medicine is not only a science, but also the art of letting our own individuality interact with the individuality of the patient. The wisdom of albert schweitzer by albert schweitzer goodreads. Albert schweitzer on gratitude for the love of wisdom. Schweitzer trained first as a musician and throughout his life contributed signifi. Utilize our cutting edge search engine to make albert schweitzer quotes and wisdom easily discoverable. Wisdom of albert schweitzer the wisdom series albert schweitzer, catherine byers on. The second son of louis schweitzer the lutheran pastor and teacher of the small protestant congregation of. Those who follow the banners of reason are like the welldisciplined battalions which, wearing a more sober uniform and making a less dazzling show. Albert schweitzer true philosophy must start from the most immediate and comprehensive fact of consciousness.
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