Friends need not agree in everything or go always together, or have no comparable other friendships of the same intimacy.
Quote by George Santayana
Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men and women agree, it is...
The family is one of nature's masterpieces
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts
Fun is a good thing but only when it spoils nothing better.
In endowing us with memory, nature has revealed to us a truth utterly unimaginable to...
Emotion is primarily about nothing and much of it remains about nothing to the end.
Great is this organism of mud and fire, terrible this vast, painful, glorious experiment
The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we...
Well-bred instinct meets reason halfway
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
The hunger for facile wisdom is the root of all false philosophy.
Only the dead have seen the end of the war.
Oaths are the fossils of piety.
The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art.
A conception not reducible to the small change of daily experience is like a currency...
Half our standards come from our first masters, and the other half from our first...
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
Capitalism is Man Exploiting Man; Communism is just the opposite
Good writers define reality; bad ones merely restate it. A good writer turns fact into...