Zeldin, whom I had the pleasure to meet in Oxford in 2008, says that "enough is known, enough has been written, about what divides people; my purpose is to investigate what they have in common". This is work worthy of a lifetime, perhaps of many people's lifetimes.
- Theodore Zeldin celebrates the hidden pleasures of life, 2015
- Financial Times review of The Hidden Pleasures of Life
- In Search of a Fuller Life, at the RSA, May 2015
- On the art of conversation (video below).