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Howard Thurman

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Howard Thurman


Born
in Daytona Beach, FL, The United States
November 18, 1899

Died
April 10, 1981

Genre


Howard Washington Thurman was an author, philosopher, theologian, educator, and civil rights leader. As a prominent religious figure, he played a leading role in many social justice movements and organizations of the twentieth century.

Average rating: 4.48 · 6,433 ratings · 828 reviews · 31 distinct worksSimilar authors
Jesus and the Disinherited

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4.51 avg rating — 4,729 ratings — published 1949 — 12 editions
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Meditations of the Heart

4.45 avg rating — 341 ratings — published 1953 — 7 editions
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With Head and Heart: The Au...

4.42 avg rating — 310 ratings — published 1979 — 7 editions
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Disciplines of the Spirit

4.20 avg rating — 192 ratings — published 1963 — 2 editions
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The Search for Common Ground

4.21 avg rating — 95 ratings — published 1986
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Deep Is the Hunger

4.57 avg rating — 86 ratings — published 1978 — 5 editions
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Deep River and the Negro Sp...

4.54 avg rating — 79 ratings — published 1969 — 7 editions
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The Luminous Darkness

4.60 avg rating — 75 ratings — published 1965 — 3 editions
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Howard Thurman: Essential W...

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4.35 avg rating — 66 ratings — published 2006
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The Creative Encounter

4.33 avg rating — 57 ratings — published 1972
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“Whatever may be the tensions and the stresses of a particular day, there is always lurking close at hand the trailing beauty of forgotten joy or unremembered peace.”
Howard Thurman, Meditations of the Heart

“Don’t ask what the world needs. Ask what makes you come alive, and go do it. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.”
Howard Thurman

“There is something in every one of you that waits and listens for the sound of the genuine in yourself. It is the only true guide you will ever have. And if you cannot hear it, you will all of your life spend your days on the ends of strings that somebody else pulls.”
Howard Thurman

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