To be brief is almost a condition of being inspired.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
I believe in general in a dualism between facts and the ideas of those facts...
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness
Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth.
Fun is a good thing but only when it spoils nothing better.
To reform means to shatter one form and to create another; but the two sides...
Sanity is madness put to good use.
The word experience is like a shrapnel shell, and bursts into a thousand meanings.
Words are weapons, and it is dangerous in speculation, as in politics, to borrow them...
The loneliest woman in the world is a woman without a close woman friend
The degree in which a poet's imagination dominates reality is, in the end, the exact...
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.
To understand one's self is the classic form of consolation; to delude one's self is...
My atheism, like that of Spinoza, is true piety towards the universe and denies only...
Man is as full of potentiality as he is of impotence
The love of all-inclusiveness is as dangerous in philosophy as in art.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your effort when you have forgotten your aim.
The diseases which destroy a man are no less natural than the instincts which preserve...