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.

George Santayana Best Quote

A conception not reducible to the small change of daily experience is like a currency not exchangeable for articles of consumption it is not a symbol but a fraud.

George Santayana Change Quote

Religion in its humility restores man to his only dignity the courage to live by grace.

George Santayana Courage Quote

Graphic design is the paradise of individuality eccentricity heresy abnormality hobbies and humors.

George Santayana Design Quote

The dreamer can know no truth not even about his dream except by awaking out of it.

George Santayana Dreams Quote

The great difficulty in education is to get experience out of ideas.

George Santayana Education Quote

The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.

George Santayana Family Quote

A string of excited fugitive miscellaneous pleasures is not happiness happiness resides in imaginative reflection and judgment when the picture of one’s life or of human life as it truly has been or is satisfies the will and is gladly accepted.

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

Happiness is the only sanction of life where happiness fails existence remains a mad and lamentable experiment.

Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.

George Santayana Happiness Quotes

History is a pack of lies about events that never happened told by people who weren’t there.

Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it.

George Santayana History Quotes

Knowledge is not eating and we cannot expect to devour and possess what we mean. Knowledge is recognition of something absent it is a salutation not an embrace.

Knowledge is recognition of something absent it is a salutation not an embrace.

George Santayana Knowledge Quotes