The loneliest woman in the world is a woman without a close woman friend
Quote by George Santayana
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
Knowledge is not eating, and we cannot expect to devour and possess what we mean....
The body is an instrument, the mind its function, the witness and reward of its...
The irrational in the human has something about it altogether repulsive and terrible, as we...
To fight is a radical instinct; if men have nothing else to fight over they...
Only the dead have seen the end of the war.
Intolerance is a form of egotism, and to condemn egotism intolerantly is to share it.
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts.
Progress, far from consisting in change, depends on retentiveness. Those who cannot remember the past...
A soul is but the last bubble of a long fermentation in the world.
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
There is no dunce like a mature dunce
Half our standards come from our first masters, and the other half from our first...
Words are weapons, and it is dangerous in speculation, as in politics, to borrow them...
Skepticism, like chastity, should not be relinquished too readily.
Friendship is almost always the union of a part of one mind with the part...
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
Great is this organism of mud and fire, terrible this vast, painful, glorious experiment
Forget about likes and dislikes. They are of no consequence. Just do what must be...
Man's greatness lies in his power of thought.