The highest form of vanity is love of fame.
Quote by George Santayana
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear...
Society is like the air, necessary to breathe but insufficient to live on.
The human mind is not rich enough to drive many horses abreast and wants one...
The dreamer can know no truth, not even about his dream, except by awaking out...
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the...
Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
Matters of religion should never be matters of controversy. We neither argue with a lover...
Let a man once overcome his selfish terror at his own infinitude, and his infinitude...
Oaths are the fossils of piety.
The world is not respectable; it is mortal, tormented, confused, deluded forever; but it is...
Happiness is the only sanction of life; where happiness fails, existence remains a mad and...
Tyrants are seldom free; the cares and the instruments of their tyranny enslave them
Friends need not agree in everything or go always together, or have no comparable other...
It takes patience to appreciate domestic bliss; volatile spirits prefer unhappiness.
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
Perhaps the only true dignity of man is his capacity to despise himself.
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love.
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts
Attitudes are more important than facts.
A fact never went into partnership with a miracle. Truth scorns the assistance of wonders....
Ignorance, inertia and indifference are alive and well in America's newspapers. Minority still equals inferiority...
If the facts dont fit the theory, change the facts.