A Tragic Sense of Life
Date:
Oct. 31, 1954
Description:
Nov. 14, 1954. Running time: 1:22:58. Thurman reads some of Abraham Lincoln's words in John Brown's Body by Stephen Vincent Benet. One primary dilemma is between the actuals and potentials of life. Individuals need goals that should redeem man and not destroy man. The tragic fact is that man is unable to rest. Acting on potential allows the spirit of God to move into a person’s heart.
Associated Subjects:
Goal (Psychology)--Religious aspects
God (Christianity) -- Knowableness