Science is nothing but developed perception, interpreted intent, common sense rounded out and minutely articulated.
Quote by George Santayana
Common Sense Quotes
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear...
All living souls welcome whatever they are ready to cope with; all else they ignore,...
The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art.
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love.
History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who...
The spirit's foe in man has not been simplicity, but sophistication.
Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth.
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts.
Great is this organism of mud and fire, terrible this vast, painful, glorious experiment
In endowing us with memory, nature has revealed to us a truth utterly unimaginable to...
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the...
The tendency to gather and to breed philosophers in universities does not belong to ages...
Before you contradict an old man, my fair friend, you should endeavor to understand him.
To knock a thing down, especially if it is cocked at an arrogant angle, is...
I believe in general in a dualism between facts and the ideas of those facts...
Religion in its humility restores man to his only dignity, the courage to live by...
Habit is stronger than reason.
Language is like money, without which specific relative values may well exist and be felt,...
In Greece wise men speak and fools decide.