Great is this organism of mud and fire, terrible this vast, painful, glorious experiment
Quote by George Santayana
There is nothing to which men, while they have food and drink, cannot reconcile themselves.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces
A man is morally free when, in full possession of his living humanity, he judges...
Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited
Depression is rage spread thin.
The tendency to gather and to breed philosophers in universities does not belong to ages...
Oxford, the paradise of dead philosophies.
Prayer, among sane people, has never superseded practical efforts to secure the desired end.
What religion a man shall have is a historical accident, quite as much as what...
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the...
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
Sanity is a madness put to good use.
The philosophy of the common man is an old wife that gives him no pleasure,...
The primary use of conversation is to satisfy the impulse to talk.
The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art.
The more rational an institution is the less it suffers by making concessions to others.
The effort of art is to keep what is interesting in existence, to recreate it...
The quality of wit inspires more admiration than confidence
When I was as you are now, towering in the confidence of 21, little did...
The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure.