Sanity is a madness put to good uses
Quote by George Santayana
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved and it makes free those who...
Nothing can be meaner than the anxiety to live on, to live on anyhow and...
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
Language is like money, without which specific relative values may well exist and be felt,...
Music is essentially useless, as is life.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what...
Intolerance is a form of egotism, and to condemn egotism intolerantly is to share it.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
Man is as full of potentiality as he is of impotence
Nothing is inherently and invincibly young except spirit. And spirit can enter a human being...
The hunger for facile wisdom is the root of all false philosophy.
Each religion, so dear to those whose life it sanctifies, and fulfilling so necessary a...
Great is this organism of mud and fire, terrible this vast, painful, glorious experiment
The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.
Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect, and it is shameful to surrender it too...
It is veneer, rouge, aestheticism, art museums, new theaters, etc. that make America impotent. The...
Fashion is something barbarous, for it produces innovation without reason and imitation without benefit.
If pain could have cured us we should long ago have been saved.
Knowledge is not eating, and we cannot expect to devour and possess what we mean....
Oxford, the paradise of dead philosophies.