Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Quote by Will Durant
Every science begins as philosophy and ends as art.
To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves. Nothing is often...
The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority.
The ego is willing but the machine cannot go on. It's the last thing a...
As soon as liberty is complete it dies in anarchy.
Does history support a belief in God? If by God we mean not the creative...
We are living in the excesses of freedom. Just take a look at 42nd Street...
Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle
A statesman cannot afford to be a moralist.
To say nothing, especially when speaking, is half the art of diplomacy.
The trouble with most people is that they think with their hopes or fears or...
There have been only 268 of the past 3,421 years free of war.
Woe to him who teaches men faster than they can learn.
In my youth I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order. I...
Bankers know that history is inflationary and that money is the last thing a wise...
Nature has never read the Declaration of Independence. It continues to make us unequal.
If man asks for many laws it is only because he is sure that his...
The most interesting thing in the world is another human being who wonders, suffers and...
Our knowledge is a receding mirage in an expanding desert of ignorance.
Man became free when he recognized that he was subject to law.