The world is a perpetual caricature of itself; at every moment it is the mockery and the contradiction of what it is pretending to be.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
The God to whom depth in philosophy bring back men's minds is far from being...
Oxford, the paradise of dead philosophies.
Progress, far from consisting in change, depends on retentiveness. Those who cannot remember the past...
Music is essentially useless, as is life
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved, and it makes free those who...
The brute necessity of believing something so long as life lasts does not justify any...
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
The body is an instrument, the mind its function, the witness and reward of its...
To knock a thing down, especially if it is cocked at an arrogant angle, is...
Do not have evil-doers for friends, do not have low people for friends: have virtuous...
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
Religion in its humility restores man to his only dignity, the courage to live by...
The human mind is not rich enough to drive many horses abreast and wants one...
Music is essentially useless, as is life.
Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.
Character is the basis of happiness and happiness the sanction of character.
To be brief is almost a condition of being inspired.
Depression is rage spread thin.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the...