"I believe in general in a dualism between facts and the ideas of those facts in human heads."
"Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former."George Santayana on Albert Einstein
"Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men."George Santayana on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"Science investigates religion interprets. Science gives man knowledge which is power religion gives man wisdom which is control."George Santayana on Martin Luther King, Jr.
"No amount of experimentation can ever prove me right a single experiment can prove me wrong."George Santayana on Albert Einstein
"Bad times have a scientific value. These are occasions a good learner would not miss."George Santayana on Ralph Waldo Emerson
"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."