Richard Hofstadter Quotes

It is possible that the distinction between moral relativism and moral absolutism has sometimes been blurred because an excessively consistent practice of either leads to the same practical result — ruthlessness in political life.

 
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Richard Hofstadter
Richard Hofstadter
  • Born: August 6, 1916
  • Died: October 24, 1970
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Historian

Richard Hofstadter was an American historian and public intellectual of the mid-20th century.