Words are weapons, and it is dangerous in speculation, as in politics, to borrow them from the arsenal of the enemy.
Quote by George Santayana
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
America is a young country with an old mentality.
The effort of art is to keep what is interesting in existence, to recreate it...
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
If pain could have cured us we should long ago have been saved.
The brute necessity of believing something so long as life lasts does not justify any...
Many possessions, if they do not make a man better, are at least expected to...
Each religion, by the help of more or less myth which it takes more or...
Music is essentially useless, as is life.
For gold is tried in the fire and acceptable men in the furnace of adversity.
A conception not reducible to the small change of daily experience is like a currency...
Fanaticism consists of redoubling your effort when you have forgotten your aim.
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
By nature's kindly disposition most questions which it is beyond a man's power to answer...
It is a revenge the devil sometimes takes upon the virtuous, that he entraps them...
The aim of life is some way of living, as flexible and gentle as human...
Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.
The quality of wit inspires more admiration than confidence
There can be no failure to a man who has not lost his courage, his...
Giving people self-confidence is by far the most important thing that I can do. Because...