Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
Music is essentially useless, as is life.
Tyrants are seldom free; the cares and the instruments of their tyranny enslave them
It is easier to make a saint out of a libertine than out of a...
There is a kind of courtesy in skepticism. It would be an offense against polite...
Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are.
In Greece wise men speak and fools decide.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses
Love is only half the illusion; the lover, but not his love, is deceived
Great is this organism of mud and fire, terrible this vast, painful, glorious experiment
The tendency to gather and to breed philosophers in universities does not belong to ages...
The family is one of nature's masterpieces
Language is like money, without which specific relative values may well exist and be felt,...
By nature's kindly disposition most questions which it is beyond a man's power to answer...
To knock a thing down, especially if it is cocked at an arrogant angle, is...
Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings, without attaching them to...
Nothing can be meaner than the anxiety to live on, to live on anyhow and...
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear...
The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art.
Sanity is a madness put to good use.
Habit is stronger than reason.