Let a man once overcome his selfish terror at his own finitude, and his finitude is, in one sense, overcome
Quote by George Santayana
Fashion is something barbarous, for it produces innovation without reason and imitation without benefit.
Each religion, by the help of more or less myth which it takes more or...
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
The primary use of conversation is to satisfy the impulse to talk.
Knowledge is recognition of something absent; it is a salutation, not an embrace.
The Bible is a wonderful source of inspiration for those who don't understand it.
Sanity is a madness put to good use.
The lover knows much more about absolute good and universal beauty than any logician or...
There is nothing to which men, while they have food and drink, cannot reconcile themselves.
Character is the basis of happiness and happiness the sanction of character.
Fun is a good thing but only when it spoils nothing better.
All living souls welcome whatever they are ready to cope with; all else they ignore,...
The mind of the Renaissance was not a pilgrim mind, but a sedentary city mind,...
Nothing can be meaner than the anxiety to live on, to live on anyhow and...
Each religion, by the help of more or less myth, which it takes more or...
Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are.
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
Graphic design is the paradise of individuality, eccentricity, heresy, abnormality, hobbies and humors.
The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we...