Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited
Quote by George Santayana
Common Sense Quotes
Before you contradict an old man, my fair friend, you should endeavor to understand him.
Half our standards come from our first masters, and the other half from our first...
It is a revenge the devil sometimes takes upon the virtuous, that he entraps them...
America is a young country with an old mentality.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what...
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
The existence of any evil anywhere at any time absolutely ruins a total optimism.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
If pain could have cured us we should long ago have been saved.
Man is as full of potentiality as he is of impotence
The world is a perpetual caricature of itself; at every moment it is the mockery...
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear...
All thought is naught but a footnote to Plato.
Oaths are the fossils of piety.
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the...
Religion in its humility restores man to his only dignity, the courage to live by...
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange...
An unused life is an early death.