The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority.
Quote by Will Durant
Actors And Acting Quotes
Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle.
Friends are helpful not only because they will listen to us, but because they will...
Inquiry is fatal to certainty
India was the mother of our race and Sanskrit the mother of Europe's languages. She...
Most of us spend too much time on the last twenty-four hours and too little...
Even when repressed, inequality grows; only the man who is below the average in economic...
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Sixty years ago I knew everything; now I know nothing; education is a progressive discovery...
The family is the nucleus of civilization.
Man became free when he recognized that he was subject to law.
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos
Bankers know that history is inflationary and that money is the last thing a wise...
Men forget that a value judgment has a raison d'Ãªtre only as a preparation for...
When liberty becomes license, dictatorship is near
When liberty becomes license, dictatorship is near.
To say nothing, especially when speaking, is half the art of diplomacy.
Continue to express your dissent and your needs, but remember to remain civilized, for you...
A statesman cannot afford to be a moralist.
Science gives us knowledge, but only philosophy can give us wisdom.
Our knowledge is a receding mirage in an expanding desert of ignorance.