To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the captain, and a positive crime in the statesman.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
The word experience is like a shrapnel shell, and bursts into a thousand meanings.
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
The philosophy of the common man is an old wife that gives him no pleasure,...
The Bible is a wonderful source of inspiration for those who don't understand it.
To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to...
An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.
In Greece wise men speak and fools decide.
Sanity is a madness put to good use.
Science is nothing but developed perception, interpreted intent, common sense rounded out and minutely articulated.
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear...
What religion a man shall have is a historical accident, quite as much as what...
In endowing us with memory, nature has revealed to us a truth utterly unimaginable to...
Philosophers are very severe towards other philosophers because they expect too much.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.
To reform means to shatter one form and to create another; but the two sides...
The more rational an institution is the less it suffers by making concessions to others.
Tyrants are seldom free; the cares and the instruments of their tyranny enslave them.
The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.
Religion in its humility restores man to his only dignity, the courage to live by...