The hunger for facile wisdom is the root of all false philosophy.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
The Bible is a wonderful source of inspiration for those who don't understand it.
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
We must welcome the future, remembering that soon it will be the past; and we...
It takes patience to appreciate domestic bliss; volatile spirits prefer unhappiness.
Half our standards come from our first masters, and the other half from our first...
Oaths are the fossils of piety.
Nothing is inherently and invincibly young except spirit. And spirit can enter a human being...
The passions grafted on wounded pride are the most inveterate; they are green and vigorous...
Let a man once overcome his selfish terror at his own finitude, and his finitude...
A man is morally free when, in full possession of his living humanity, he judges...
That fear first created the gods is perhaps as true as anything so brief could...
Character is the basis of happiness and happiness the sanction of character.
Experience seems to most of us to lead to conclusions, but empiricism has sworn never...
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are.
Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.
Love is only half the illusion; the lover, but not his love, is deceived.
Love was as subtly caught, as a disease; But being got it is a treasure...
Love creates an us without destroying a me.
Change everything except your loves.