Twenty-two essays written by and giving the personal philosophies of James Truslow Adams, Arthur Keith, Joseph Wood Krutch, H.L. Mencken, Robert Andrews Millikan, Lewis Mumford, Fridtjof Nansen, George Jean Nathan, Julia Peterkin, William Ralph Inge, Bertrand Russell, Irving Babbitt, Hu Shih, Beatrice Potter Webb, H.G. Wells, Hilaire Belloc, John Dewey, Theodore Dreiser, Irwin Edman, Albert Einstein, J.B.S. Haldane, and James Hopwood Jeans.
Includes brief biographical notes on each writer and an image of each one.