by John W. Gardner

Book Reviews

  • “Self-Renewal: The Individual and the Innovative Society” by John Gardner is a timeless masterpiece. Despite being written in 1963, his wisdom is even more relevant in 2020. Here’s an ongoing thread where I’ll share my favorite passages and quotes. to Tweet

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Gardner's is not a 'how-to-do-it' book for the conduct of modern society. It is something rarer these days and more basic: a 'why-to-do-it' book. Its impact on many readers is bound to be challenging and stimulating and even inspirational. Clark Kerr, Science