Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
We must welcome the future, remembering that soon it will be the past; and we...
The passions grafted on wounded pride are the most inveterate; they are green and vigorous...
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
I like to walk about among the beautiful things that adorn the world; but private...
Intolerance is a form of egotism, and to condemn egotism intolerantly is to share it.
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts.
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the...
Love is only half the illusion; the lover, but not his love, is deceived
Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men and women agree, it is...
The body is an instrument, the mind its function, the witness and reward of its...
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your effort when you have forgotten your aim.
The world is a perpetual caricature of itself; at every moment it is the mockery...
The highest form of vanity is love of fame.
The aim of life is some way of living, as flexible and gentle as human...
Character is the basis of happiness and happiness the sanction of character.
Perhaps the only true dignity of man is his capacity to despise himself.
Fun is a good thing but only when it spoils nothing better.
It takes patience to appreciate domestic bliss; volatile spirits prefer unhappiness.