The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we see in the maniac, the miser, the drunkard or the ape.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men & women agree, it is...
I like to walk about among the beautiful things that adorn the world; but private...
Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited.
By nature's kindly disposition most questions which it is beyond a man's power to answer...
A string of excited, fugitive, miscellaneous pleasures is not happiness; happiness resides in imaginative reflection...
Old places and old persons in their turn, when spirit dwells in them, have an...
America is a young country with an old mentality.
For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.
Tyrants are seldom free; the cares and the instruments of their tyranny enslave them.
Sanity is a madness put to good use.
Habit is stronger than reason
Religion in its humility restores man to his only dignity, the courage to live by...
My atheism, like that of Spinoza, is true piety towards the universe and denies only...
Oxford, the paradise of dead philosophies.
Love is only half the illusion; the lover, but not his love, is deceived.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
Fathers are biological necessities, but social accidents.
I defended him [John McCain] in those hearings when some stupid-ass right-wing idiot accused him...
The true lover of Mother Nature is highly likely to be a good-natured person.