To fight is a radical instinct; if men have nothing else to fight over they will fight over words, fancies, or women, or they will fight because they dislike each other's looks, or because they have met walking in opposite…
Quote by George Santayana
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
The Soul is the voice of the body's interests.
Tyrants are seldom free; the cares and the instruments of their tyranny enslave them.
Society is like the air, necessary to breathe but insufficient to live on.
Philosophers are as jealous as women; each wants a monopoly of praise
One's friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.
America is a young country with an old mentality.
The human mind is not rich enough to drive many horses abreast and wants one...
Oxford, the paradise of dead philosophies.
Tyrants are seldom free; the cares and the instruments of their tyranny enslave them
Nonsense is so good only because common sense is so limited.
To know what people really think, pay regard to what they do, rather than what...
The body is an instrument, the mind its function, the witness and reward of its...
Happiness is the only sanction of life; where happiness fails, existence remains a mad and...
The tendency to gather and to breed philosophers in universities does not belong to ages...
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
In endowing us with memory, nature has revealed to us a truth utterly unimaginable to...
When I say I love Eastland, it sounds preposterous--a man who brutalizes people. But *you*...
We are an arrogant species, full of terrible potential, but we also have a great...
Love is a medicine for the sickness of the world; a prescription often given, too...