Fashion is something barbarous, for it produces innovation without reason and imitation without benefit.
Quote by George Santayana
Fun is a good thing but only when it spoils nothing better.
The word experience is like a shrapnel shell, and bursts into a thousand meanings.
The effort of art is to keep what is interesting in existence, to recreate it...
The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art.
To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to...
For gold is tried in the fire and acceptable men in the furnace of adversity.
When men and women agree, it is only in their conclusions; their reasons are always...
Music is essentially useless, as is life.
The dreamer can know no truth, not even about his dream, except by awaking out...
Sanity is a madness put to good uses
There is nothing to which men, while they have food and drink, cannot reconcile themselves.
Let a man once overcome his selfish terror at his own finitude, and his finitude...
It is possible to be a master in false philosophy, easier, in fact, than to...
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
We must welcome the future, remembering that soon it will be the past; and we...
The tide of evolution carries everything before it, thoughts no less than bodies, and persons...
It is always pleasant to be urged to do something on the ground that one...
For an idea ever to be fashionable is ominous, since it must afterwards be always...
Please do not have a fit in the fitting room. Your fashion life begins there.
Fashions fade, style is eternal.