Sanity is a madness put to good use.
Quote by George Santayana
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness
Fun is a good thing but only when it spoils nothing better.
Let a man once overcome his selfish terror at his own infinitude, and his infinitude...
Society is like the air, necessary to breathe but insufficient to live on.
The mind of the Renaissance was not a pilgrim mind, but a sedentary city mind,...
Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
Periods of tranquillity are seldom prolific of creative achievement. Mankind has to be stirred up.
Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.
The God to whom depth in philosophy bring back men's minds is far from being...
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Knowledge is not eating, and we cannot expect to devour and possess what we mean....
Religion in its humility restores man to his only dignity, the courage to live by...
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
Knowledge is recognition of something absent; it is a salutation, not an embrace.
The tendency to gather and to breed philosophers in universities does not belong to ages...
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
To drink in the spirit of a place you should be not only alone but...
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your effort when you have forgotten your aim.
For gold is tried in the fire and acceptable men in the furnace of adversity.
Music is essentially useless, as is life.