"By nature's kindly disposition most questions which it is beyond a man's power to answer do not occur to him at all."
"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."George Santayana on Abraham Lincoln
"Being powerful is like being a lady. If you have to tell people you are, you aren't."George Santayana on Margaret Thatcher
"Knowledge will give you power, but character respect."George Santayana on Bruce Lee
"All things are subject to interpretation whichever interpretation prevails at a given time is a function of power and not truth."George Santayana on Friedrich Nietzsche
"Character is power."George Santayana on Booker T. Washington
"The passions grafted on wounded pride are the most inveterate they are green and vigorous in old age."
"Bid, then, the tender light of faith to shine By which alone the mortal heart is led Unto the thinking of the thought divine."
"An artist is a dreamer consenting to dream of the actual world."
"The effort of art is to keep what is interesting in existence, to recreate it in the eternal."
"It is veneer, rouge, aestheticism, art museums, new theaters, etc. that make America impotent. The good things are football, kindness, and jazz bands."