The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority.
Quote by Will Durant
Actors And Acting Quotes
Truth always originates in a minority of one, and every custom begins as a broken...
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos
Every science begins as philosophy and ends as art
Every vice was once a virtue, and may become respectable again, just as hatred becomes...
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos.
The supreme end of education is expert discernment in all things--the power to tell the...
There is nothing in socialism that a little age or a little money will not...
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
Civilization is the order and freedom is promoting cultural activity.
Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle
Our knowledge is a receding mirage in an expanding desert of ignorance.
I am not against hasty marriages, where a mutual flame is fanned by an adequate...
Inquiry is fatal to certainty.
The love we have in our youth is superficial compared to the love that an...
Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.
Woe to him who teaches men faster than they can learn.
When liberty becomes license, dictatorship is near
Continue to express your dissent and your needs, but remember to remain civilized, for you...
I am awake, I might as well be drinking
A man cannot make him laugh; but that's no marvel; he drinks no wine