TITLE

THOUGHTS ON THE BUSINESS OF LIFE

PUB. DATE
May 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;5/5/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 8, p76
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents quotes from author Mark Twain urging for confidence in the ultimate justice of the people, author John Steinbeck stressing public service, and comedy actor Charlie Chaplin opposing parliamentary government and the power of the press.
ACCESSION #
32090451

 

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