Disciplines of the Spirit: When Commitment Becomes Idolatrous
Date:
Oct. 30, 1960
Description:
Oct. 30, 1960. Running time: 40:09. Thurman discusses the human desire for abstract perfection and how it can override the purpose of commitments. This leads to comments about Woodrow Wilson and the imperative to remember that the commitment itself is not as important as "that to which I am committed."

Associated Personal Entities:
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924
Socrates
Associated Subjects:
Perfection
Disciplines of the Spirit (Series)
Commitment (Psychology) Religious aspects