Great is this organism of mud and fire, terrible this vast, painful, glorious experiment
Quote by George Santayana
Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.
The Bible is a wonderful source of inspiration for those who don't understand it.
Love is only half the illusion; the lover, but not his love, is deceived.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
To fight is a radical instinct; if men have nothing else to fight over they...
The spirit's foe in man has not been simplicity, but sophistication.
The tide of evolution carries everything before it, thoughts no less than bodies, and persons...
Philosophers are as jealous as women; each wants a monopoly of praise
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the...
Happiness is the only sanction of life; where happiness fails, existence remains a mad and...
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
It is veneer, rouge, aestheticism, art museums, new theaters, etc. that make America impotent. The...
All thought is naught but a footnote to Plato.
It is a revenge the devil sometimes takes upon the virtuous, that he entraps them...
It takes patience to appreciate domestic bliss; volatile spirits prefer unhappiness.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
It is possible to be a master in false philosophy, easier, in fact, than to...
Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings, without attaching them to...
The body is an instrument, the mind its function, the witness and reward of its...
The lover knows much more about absolute good and universal beauty than any logician or...