The diseases which destroy a man are no less natural than the instincts which preserve him.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
To fight is a radical instinct; if men have nothing else to fight over they...
The highest form of vanity is love of fame.
Music is essentially useless, as is life
We must welcome the future, remembering that soon it will be the past; and we...
Emotion is primarily about nothing and much of it remains about nothing to the end.
The human mind is not rich enough to drive many horses abreast and wants one...
Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited
Real unselfishness consists in sharing the interests of others.
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
Nothing is inherently and invincibly young except spirit. And spirit can enter a human being...
Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are.
The Bible is a wonderful source of inspiration for those who don't understand it.
The God to whom depth in philosophy bring back men's minds is far from being...
A conception not reducible to the small change of daily experience is like a currency...
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
Bid, then, the tender light of faith to shine By which alone the mortal heart...
Almost every wise saying has an opposite one, no less wise, to balance it.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what...
The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.
If pain could have cured us we should long ago have been saved.