"John Bordley Rawls" was an American moral philosophy/moral and political philosophy/political philosopher. He held the James Bryant Conant Harvard University Professor/University Professorship at Harvard University and the Fulbright Fellowship at Christ Church, Oxford. Rawls received both the Schock Prize for Logic and Philosophy and the National Humanities Medal in 1999, the latter presented by President Bill Clinton, in recognition of how Rawls's work "helped a whole generation of learned Americans revive their faith in democracy itself."If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous educators! More John Rawls on Wikipedia.