Fashion is something barbarous, for it produces innovation without reason and imitation without benefit.
Quote by George Santayana
The loneliest woman in the world is a woman without a close woman friend
If pain could have cured us we should long ago have been saved.
The God to whom depth in philosophy bring back men's minds is far from being...
Memory itself is an internal rumour.
The effort of art is to keep what is interesting in existence, to recreate it...
Sanity is a madness put to good use.
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear...
We must welcome the future, remembering that soon it will be the past; and we...
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love.
The body is an instrument, the mind its function, the witness and reward of its...
The Difficult is that which can be done immediately; the Impossible that which takes a...
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
Skepticism, like chastity, should not be relinquished too readily.
All living souls welcome whatever they are ready to cope with; all else they ignore,...
There is nothing to which men, while they have food and drink, cannot reconcile themselves.
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we...
The hunger for facile wisdom is the root of all false philosophy.