Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
The quality of wit inspires more admiration than confidence
A conception not reducible to the small change of daily experience is like a currency...
Each religion, so dear to those whose life it sanctifies, and fulfilling so necessary a...
For an idea ever to be fashionable is ominous, since it must afterwards be always...
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness
The superiority of the distant over the present is only due to the mass and...
Only the dead have seen the end of the war.
Oaths are the fossils of piety.
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
That fear first created the gods is perhaps as true as anything so brief could...
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts.
The Bible is a wonderful source of inspiration for those who don't understand it.
In endowing us with memory, nature has revealed to us a truth utterly unimaginable to...
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear...
The Difficult is that which can be done immediately; the Impossible that which takes a...
The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.
History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who...
Oxford, the paradise of dead philosophies.
The body is an instrument, the mind its function, the witness and reward of its...
The word experience is like a shrapnel shell, and bursts into a thousand meanings.