Felix Adler Quotes

Man must assume responsibility for the direction of his life and destiny.

 
Context
When the Society of Ethical Culture was founded, it was perceived as a left wing organization. By the beginning of the 21st century, this was considered a good right wing, conservative principle.
Felix Adler
Felix Adler
  • Born: August 13, 1851
  • Died: April 24, 1933
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Educator

Felix Adler was a German American professor of political and social ethics, rationalist, influential lecturer on euthanasia, religious leader and social reformer who founded the Ethical Culture movement.