George Santayana

To knock a thing down, especially if it is cocked at an arrogant angle, is a deep delight to the blood.

Chaos is a name for any order that produces confusion in our minds.

Character is the basis of happiness and happiness the sanction of character.

The primary use of conversation is to satisfy the impulse to talk.

Perhaps the only true dignity of man is his capacity to despise himself.

The young man who has not wept is a savage, and the old man who will not laugh is a fool.

Fanaticism consists in redoubling your effort when you have forgotten your aim.

A man's feet must be planted in his country, but his eyes should survey the world.

Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.

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