There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
Quote by George Santayana
In endowing us with memory, nature has revealed to us a truth utterly unimaginable to...
Philosophers are as jealous as women; each wants a monopoly of praise
The Bible is a wonderful source of inspiration for those who don't understand it.
Habit is stronger than reason
An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.
The dreamer can know no truth, not even about his dream, except by awaking out...
Intolerance is a form of egotism, and to condemn egotism intolerantly is to share it.
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the...
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts
The human mind is not rich enough to drive many horses abreast and wants one...
Music is essentially useless, as is life
Many possessions, if they do not make a man better, are at least expected to...
Nothing is inherently and invincibly young except spirit. And spirit can enter a human being...
There is no dunce like a mature dunce
Language is like money, without which specific relative values may well exist and be felt,...
Knowledge is recognition of something absent; it is a salutation, not an embrace.
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
Only the dead have seen the end of the war.
Skepticism, like chastity, should not be relinquished too readily.
The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.