Chester Bowles

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Chester Bliss Bowles (1901–1986) was an American politician and diplomat.

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The Conscience of a Liberal

  • And why should we, of all people, expect the proud new developing nations to see the world precisely as we see it? Was any new nation ever more outspoken, independent and unaligned than the young America of Jefferson, Jackson, and Lincoln?
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  • To some extent we are all the prisoners of stereotypes; we see each other in terms of distorted and oversimplified images. Better communication in the realm of ideas, of the arts, and of science can help refashion these false images. And by seeing more clearly we may act more wisely.
    • Page 255

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  • Government is too big and too important to be left to the politicians.