Real unselfishness consists in sharing the interests of others.
Quote by George Santayana
The dreamer can know no truth, not even about his dream, except by awaking out...
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
Philosophers are as jealous as women; each wants a monopoly of praise
To fight is a radical instinct; if men have nothing else to fight over they...
The existence of any evil anywhere at any time absolutely ruins a total optimism.
Music is essentially useless, as is life
Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth.
Knowledge is not eating, and we cannot expect to devour and possess what we mean....
A soul is but the last bubble of a long fermentation in the world.
To me, it seems a dreadful indignity to have a soul controlled by geography.
When men and women agree, it is only in their conclusions; their reasons are always...
The Bible is a wonderful source of inspiration for those who don't understand it.
History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who...
A man is morally free when, in full possession of his living humanity, he judges...
Do not have evil-doers for friends, do not have low people for friends: have virtuous...
What religion a man shall have is a historical accident, quite as much as what...
Each religion, so dear to those whose life it sanctifies, and fulfilling so necessary a...
For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.
Emotion is primarily about nothing and much of it remains about nothing to the end.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.