My atheism, like that of Spinoza, is true piety towards the universe and denies only gods fashioned by men in their own image, to be servants of their human interests.
Quote by George Santayana
The loneliest woman in the world is a woman without a close woman friend
The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.
Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth.
Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited.
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Friends need not agree in everything or go always together, or have no comparable other...
Memory itself is an internal rumour.
The God to whom depth in philosophy bring back men's minds is far from being...
Real unselfishness consists in sharing the interests of others.
The dreamer can know no truth, not even about his dream, except by awaking out...
If pain could have cured us we should long ago have been saved.
Skepticism, like chastity, should not be relinquished too readily.
Sanity is a madness put to good use.
The Difficult is that which can be done immediately; the Impossible that which takes a...
Old places and old persons in their turn, when spirit dwells in them, have an...
Sanity is a madness put to good uses
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what...
Music is essentially useless, as is life.
The world is a perpetual caricature of itself; at every moment it is the mockery...