To me, it seems a dreadful indignity to have a soul controlled by geography.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
Theory helps us to bear our ignorance of facts
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
Man is as full of potentiality as he is of impotence
Matters of religion should never be matters of controversy. We neither argue with a lover...
To delight in war is a merit in the soldier, a dangerous quality in the...
Oaths are the fossils of piety.
Words are weapons, and it is dangerous in speculation, as in politics, to borrow them...
Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth.
Sanity is a madness put to good uses
The truth is cruel, but it can be loved, and it makes free those who...
Knowledge is not eating, and we cannot expect to devour and possess what we mean....
To understand one's self is the classic form of consolation; to delude one's self is...
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your effort when you have forgotten your aim.
In endowing us with memory, nature has revealed to us a truth utterly unimaginable to...
To be interested in the changing seasons is a happier state of mind than to...
Habit is stronger than reason
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right...
The more we write the less we die.