Oaths are the fossils of piety.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
The word experience is like a shrapnel shell, and bursts into a thousand meanings.
To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to...
Fun is a good thing but only when it spoils nothing better.
Happiness is the only sanction of life; where happiness fails, existence remains a mad and...
Graphic design is the paradise of individuality, eccentricity, heresy, abnormality, hobbies and humors.
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved and it makes free those who...
For gold is tried in the fire and acceptable men in the furnace of adversity.
Real unselfishness consists in sharing the interests of others.
The passions grafted on wounded pride are the most inveterate; they are green and vigorous...
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the...
Well-bred instinct meets reason halfway
Habit is stronger than reason.
The existence of any evil anywhere at any time absolutely ruins a total optimism.
In endowing us with memory, nature has revealed to us a truth utterly unimaginable to...
In Greece wise men speak and fools decide.
Science is nothing but developed perception, interpreted intent, common sense rounded out and minutely articulated.
The mind of the Renaissance was not a pilgrim mind, but a sedentary city mind,...
Half our standards come from our first masters, and the other half from our first...
Yours if the first face that I saw. I think I was blind before I...
Love is bullshit. Emotion is bullshit. I am a rock. A jerk. I'm an uncaring...