The act of willing this or that, of choosing among various courses of conduct, is central in the realm of ethics.
I believe firmly that in making ethical decisions, man has the prerogative of true freedom of choice.
Decisiveness is often the art of timely cruelty.- Antoine Henri Becquerel
Irreversible decisions are good for the soul, word lady.- Erica Bauermeister
Both choices are painful, but only one is therapeutic.- James Madison Wells
One of the hardest decisions you'll ever face in life is choosing whether to walk away or ...- Ziad K. Abdelnour
I was making a lot of momentous personal decisions. I was still very very young: when the ...- Joshua Lederberg
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|Birth:||28th March, 1902|
|Death:||26th April, 1995|
|Profession:||Activist, Philosopher, Professor, Writer|
Corliss Lamont was born in Englewood, New Jersey. He was an American philosopher, professor and writer. As a part of his political activities he was the Chairman of National Council of American-Soviet Friendship starting from the early 1940s. Lamont graduated as valedictorian of Phillips Exeter Academy in 1920, and magna cum laude from Harvard University in 1924. He received his Ph.D. in philosophy in 1932 from Columbia. Lamont taught at Columbia, Cornell, Harvard, and the New School for Social Research. He wrote a book about the Soviet Union and praised what he saw there: "The people are better dressed, food is good and plentiful, everyone seems confident, happy and full of spirit".
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