Born: January 14, 1875
Birthplace: Kaysersberg, Alsace-Lorraine, German Empire
Died: September 4, 1965
Occupation: Missionary, Organist, Philosopher, Physician, and Theologian
Profile: Awarded the 1928 Goethe Prize and the 1952 Nobel Prize in Peace. Best known for The Quest of the Historical Jesus.
Number of Quotes: 3
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
The awareness that we are all human beings together has become lost in war and through politics.
Until he extends the circle of his compassion to all living things, man will not himself find peace.