Every vice was once a virtue, and may become respectable again, just as hatred becomes respectable in wartime.
Quote by Will Durant
Will Durant Quotes
Every vice was once a virtue, and may become respectable again, just as hatred becomes...
The ego is willing but the machine cannot go on. It's the last thing a...
Continue to express your dissent and your needs, but remember to remain civilized, for you...
Education is the transmission of civilization.
A statesman cannot afford to be a moralist.
We Americans are the best informed people on earth as to the events of the...
The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority.
Moral codes adjust themselves to environmental conditions.
We are living in the excesses of freedom. Just take a look at 42nd Street...
Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice.
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos
Inquiry is fatal to certainty
Sixty years ago I knew everything; now I know nothing; education is a progressive discovery...
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Woe to him who teaches men faster than they can learn.
The most interesting thing in the world is another human being who wonders, suffers and...
Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle.
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos.
To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves. Nothing is often...
I am not against hasty marriages, where a mutual flame is fanned by an adequate...