All living souls welcome whatever they are ready to cope with; all else they ignore, or pronounce to be monstrous and wrong, or deny to be possible.
Quote by George Santayana
The quality of wit inspires more admiration than confidence
The world is not respectable; it is mortal, tormented, confused, deluded forever; but it is...
Depression is rage spread thin.
Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men & women agree, it is...
I believe in general in a dualism between facts and the ideas of those facts...
The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art.
Old places and old persons in their turn, when spirit dwells in them, have an...
The philosophy of the common man is an old wife that gives him no pleasure,...
My atheism, like that of Spinoza, is true piety towards the universe and denies only...
Music is essentially useless, as is life
The God to whom depth in philosophy bring back men's minds is far from being...
Tyrants are seldom free; the cares and the instruments of their tyranny enslave them
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved, and it makes free those who...
Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited
What religion a man shall have is a historical accident, quite as much as what...
Sanity is madness put to good use.
It is a revenge the devil sometimes takes upon the virtuous, that he entraps them...
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts.
Oaths are the fossils of piety.
The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.