Sanity is a madness put to good use.
Quote by George Santayana
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George Santayana Quotes
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
The lover knows much more about absolute good and universal beauty than any logician or theologian, unless the latter, too, be lovers in disguise.
Friendship is almost always the union of a part of one mind with a part of another people are friends in spots.
Society is like the air; necessary to breathe, but insufficient to live on.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Music is essentially useless, as life is but both have an ideal extension which lends utility to its conditions.
Nothing can so pierce the soul as the uttermost sigh of the body.
A child only educated at school is an uneducated child.
The loneliest woman in the world is a woman without a close woman friend.
Love is only half the illusion the lover, but not his love, is deceived.
Marriage is popular because it combines the maximum of temptation with the maximum of opportunity.
Forgiveness is not always easy. At times, it feels more painful than the wound we suffered, to forgive the one that inflicted it. And yet, there is no peace without forgiveness.
I'm so wrapped up in my work that it's often impossible to consider other things in my life. My marriage ended in divorce because of this, my relationship with Holly has suffered by this.
A soldier will fight long and hard for a bit of colored ribbon.
Buyers decide in the first eight seconds of seeing a home if they're interested in buying it. Get out of your car, walk in their shoes and see what they see within the first eight seconds.
When you first have a baby your life doesn't change. I mean, you have a little less sleep and you drag these cuddly things around you and it's just amazing. But you still get to be you. Once they get to, like, five, six and school and it starts to get, like, 'Wow, they got real problems. They're my responsibility.' Oh my God. That is overwhelming.
Poetry is so vital to us until school spoils it.
I simply can't build my hopes on a foundation of confusion, misery and death... I think... peace and tranquillity will return again.
God exists, if only in the form of a meme with high survival value, or infective power, in the environment provided by human culture.
I did get a degree in special education.