Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts
Quote by George Santayana
The primary use of conversation is to satisfy the impulse to talk.
Never build your emotional life on the weaknesses of others.
Before you contradict an old man, my fair friend, you should endeavor to understand him.
Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.
America is a young country with an old mentality.
Life is not a spectacle or a feast; it is a predicament.
There is no dunce like a mature dunce
Experience seems to most of us to lead to conclusions, but empiricism has sworn never...
The Difficult is that which can be done immediately; the Impossible that which takes a...
In Greece wise men speak and fools decide.
Bid, then, the tender light of faith to shine By which alone the mortal heart...
Habit is stronger than reason.
Only the dead have seen the end of the war.
Skepticism is the chastity of the intellect, and it is shameful to surrender it too...
Nothing is inherently and invincibly young except spirit. And spirit can enter a human being...
The Bible is a wonderful source of inspiration for those who don't understand it.
The world is a perpetual caricature of itself; at every moment it is the mockery...
The superiority of the distant over the present is only due to the mass and...
Gratitude - the meanest and most snivelling attribute in the world.
The knowledge that something remains yet unenjoyed impairs our enjoyment of the good before us.