When men and women agree, it is only in their conclusions; their reasons are always different.
Quote by George Santayana
George Santayana Quotes
Advertising is the modern substitute for argument; its function is to make the worse appear...
Habit is stronger than reason.
A man's feet should be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the...
Fashion is something barbarous, for it produces innovation without reason and imitation without benefit.
It is always pleasant to be urged to do something on the ground that one...
Oaths are the fossils of piety.
Philosophers are very severe towards other philosophers because they expect too much.
Philosophers are as jealous as women; each wants a monopoly of praise
Each religion, by the help of more or less myth, which it takes more or...
My atheism, like that of Spinoza, is true piety towards the universe and denies only...
The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.
In Greece wise men speak and fools decide.
Man is as full of potentiality as he is of impotence
An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world.
The world is not respectable; it is mortal, tormented, confused, deluded forever; but it is...
Love is only half the illusion; the lover, but not his love, is deceived
For a man who has done his natural duty, death is as natural as sleep.
One's friends are that part of the human race with which one can be human.
I have learned that to have a good friend is the purest of all God's...
I was a loner and never hung out with anyone. I never had any friends.