The Bible is literature, not dogma.
Quote by George Santayana
To fight is a radical instinct; if men have nothing else to fight over they...
The highest form of vanity is love of fame.
We must welcome the future, remembering that soon it will be the past; and we...
The word experience is like a shrapnel shell, and bursts into a thousand meanings.
It takes patience to appreciate domestic bliss; volatile spirits prefer unhappiness.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect, and it is shameful to surrender it too...
Nothing so much enhances a good as to make sacrifices for it.
To reform means to shatter one form and to create another; but the two sides...
It is possible to be a master in false philosophy, easier, in fact, than to...
Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
Each religion, so dear to those whose life it sanctifies, and fulfilling so necessary a...
To be brief is almost a condition of being inspired.
Life is not a spectacle or a feast; it is a predicament.
The philosophy of the common man is an old wife that gives him no pleasure,...
Progress, far from consisting in change, depends on retentiveness. Those who cannot remember the past...
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces
My family is really boring. They have a coffee table book called 'Pictures We Took...
A son could bear complacently the death of his father while the loss of his...