The supreme end of education is expert discernment in all things--the power to tell the good from the bad, the genuine from the counterfeit, and to prefer the good and the genuine to the bad and the counterfeit.
Quote by Will Durant
Does history support a belief in God? If by God we mean not the creative...
The most interesting thing in the world is another human being who wonders, suffers and...
There have been only 268 of the past 3,421 years free of war.
I am not against hasty marriages, where a mutual flame is fanned by an adequate...
Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle
The ego is willing but the machine cannot go on. It's the last thing a...
Most of us spend too much time on the last twenty-four hours and too little...
We Americans are the best informed people on earth as to the events of the...
Moral codes adjust themselves to environmental conditions.
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos
History is mostly guessing; the rest is prejudice.
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty and dies with chaos.
Civilization is the order and freedom is promoting cultural activity.
When liberty becomes license, dictatorship is near
Even when repressed, inequality grows; only the man who is below the average in economic...
Every form of government tends to perish by excess of its basic principle.
Every vice was once a virtue, and may become respectable again, just as hatred becomes...
Men forget that a value judgment has a raison d'Ãªtre only as a preparation for...
Many complain of their memory, few of their judgment.
Till a man can judge whether they be truths or not, his understanding is but...
I claim to be a simple individual liable to err like any other fellow mortal....