Oaths are the fossils of piety.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who...
Matters of religion should never be matters of controversy. We neither argue with a lover...
The degree in which a poet's imagination dominates reality is, in the end, the exact...
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
The dreamer can know no truth, not even about his dream, except by awaking out...
Philosophers are as jealous as women; each wants a monopoly of praise
Culture is on the horns of this dilemma: if profound and noble it must remain...
Man is as full of potentiality as he is of impotence
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
The highest form of vanity is love of fame.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Sanity is madness put to good use.
Skepticism, like chastity, should not be relinquished too readily.
Well-bred instinct meets reason halfway
The more rational an institution is the less it suffers by making concessions to others.
To me, it seems a dreadful indignity to have a soul controlled by geography.
The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.
Sanity is a madness put to good use.
Oxford, the paradise of dead philosophies.
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear...