This book [should] be in every household in the world in search of a spiritual foundation. –the Reverend Jesse L. Jackson, Sr.
“Fortunate reader, if you have picked up this book, you have found, as the Bible says, a ‘pearl of great price.’ Take it home, read it, treasure it, and pass it on to a youth who needs its wisdom.” –Marian Wright Edelman, president, the Children’s Defense Fund
“An important collection. . . . Howard Thurman speaks in this work on leadership, commitment, identity, dreams, peace-topics that are as apt to today’s readers as they were to readers of years past. It is a fitting tribute.” –Ebony
“This fine anthology makes available to a new generation the thought of one of the great theologians of the twentieth century. I strongly recommend it.” –James H. Cone, Briggs Distinguished Professor, Union Theological Seminary