258 Total Quotes

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George Santayana
Sanity is a madness put to good use.
George Santayana
#American Philosopher #Madness

George Santayana
Our occasional madness is less wonderful than our occasional sanity
George Santayana
#Madness

George Santayana
Those who do not learn from history are doomed to repeat it
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#History

George Santayana
Music is a means of giving form to our inner feelings, without attaching them to events or objects in the world
George Santayana
#Events

George Santayana
Wisdom comes by disillusionment.
George Santayana
#American Philosopher

George Santayana
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
George Santayana
#Learning #American Philosopher

George Santayana
Do not have evil-doers for friends, do not have low people for friends: have virtuous people for friends, have for friends the best of men.
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#Friends Or Friendship #Advice

George Santayana
The world is not respectable; it is mortal, tormented, confused, deluded forever; but it is shot through with beauty, with love, with glints of courage and laughter; and in these, the spirit blooms timidly, and struggles to the light amid the thorns.
George Santayana
#Beauty

George Santayana
Intelligence is quickness in seeing things as they are
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#Intelligence

George Santayana
Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.
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#Failure #American Philosopher

George Santayana
Friends are generally of the same sex, for when men & women agree, it is only in their conclusions; their reasons are always different.
George Santayana
#Friends Or Friendship #Quote of the Day

George Santayana
We must welcome the future, remembering that soon it will be the past; and we must respect the past, remembering that it was once all that was humanly possible
George Santayana
#Future

George Santayana
The family is one of nature's masterpieces.
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#Family #American Philosopher

George Santayana
Music is essentially useless, as is life
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#Life

George Santayana
Friends need not agree in everything or go always together, or have no comparable other friendships of the same intimacy.
George Santayana
#American Philosopher #Friends Or Friendship

George Santayana
Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.
George Santayana
#Body #American Philosopher

George Santayana
Nothing is inherently and invincibly young except spirit. And spirit can enter a human being perhaps better in the quiet of old age and dwell there more undisturbed than in the turmoil of adventure.
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#Adventure

George Santayana
A child educated only at school is an uneducated child.
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#School #American Philosopher

George Santayana
The Bible is literature, not dogma.
George Santayana
#American Philosopher #Literature

George Santayana
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
George Santayana
#Birth