In endowing us with memory, nature has revealed to us a truth utterly unimaginable to the unreflective creation, the truth of immortality....The most ideal human passion is love, which is also the most absolute and animal and one of the…
Quote by George Santayana
Famous Love Quotes
Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited.
The quality of wit inspires more admiration than confidence
Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect, and it is shameful to surrender it too...
Science is nothing but developed perception, interpreted intent, common sense rounded out and minutely articulated.
Music is essentially useless, as is life
Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are
The more rational an institution is the less it suffers by making concessions to others.
By nature's kindly disposition most questions which it is beyond a man's power to answer...
The Bible is a wonderful source of inspiration for those who don't understand it.
The spirit's foe in man has not been simplicity, but sophistication.
The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
The brute necessity of believing something so long as life lasts does not justify any...
The hunger for facile wisdom is the root of all false philosophy.
Great is this organism of mud and fire, terrible this vast, painful, glorious experiment
The superiority of the distant over the present is only due to the mass and...
There is a kind of courtesy in skepticism. It would be an offense against polite...
Character is the basis of happiness and happiness the sanction of character.
It is the chiefest point of happiness that a man is willing to be what...
There is nothing, Sir, too little for so little a creature as man. It is...