Reinhold Niebuhr was a renowned American theologian, political critic, and ethicist. He inspired the German-Americans to be loyal to America through his writings published in national magazines. He went on to serve as an Executive Secretary to the War Welfare Commission while working as a pastor in Detroit. He was inspired by Marxism to become the Professor of Practical Theology and dedicated his life to theology. During his term as a professor, he became an influential leader of a small section in the Socialist Party. This encouraged him to set-up the ‘Union for Democratic Action’, which aimed at advocating some of the salient features of democracy like ‘Internationalist Foreign Policy’. He was also successful as a writer as he wrote various books including ‘The Irony of American History’. His most notable books were ‘The Irony of American History’ and ‘The Nature and Destiny of Man’ which continue to inspire great politicians globally. He was honored with the ‘Presidential Medal of Freedom’ for his great contributions in the field of theology. His thoughts, writings, speeches, work and life has been a great source of inspiration for people. Here is a compilation of quotations and sayings by Reinhold Niebuhr that are sure to motivate you.