One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say
Quote by Will Durant
Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice.
When liberty becomes license, dictatorship is near
Nature has never read the Declaration of Independence. It continues to make us unequal.
The most interesting thing in the world is another human being who wonders, suffers and...
Man became free when he recognized that he was subject to law.
One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to...
The love we have in our youth is superficial compared to the love that an...
In my youth I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order. I...
Most of us spend too much time on the last twenty-four hours and too little...
Science gives us knowledge, but only philosophy can give us wisdom.
As soon as liberty is complete it dies in anarchy.
There have been only 268 of the past 3,421 years free of war.
Civilization is the order and freedom is promoting cultural activity.
Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle
Does history support a belief in God? If by God we mean not the creative...
Our knowledge is a receding mirage in an expanding desert of ignorance.
Inquiry is fatal to certainty.
Men forget that a value judgment has a raison d'Ãªtre only as a preparation for...
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own...
When I am able to resist the temptation to judge others, I can see them...
A religious man is a person who holds God and man in one thought at...