"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."
"The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination."George Santayana on Albert Einstein
"Information is not knowledge."George Santayana on Albert Einstein
"A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots."George Santayana on Marcus Garvey
"Knowledge of what is does not open the door directly to what should be."George Santayana on Albert Einstein
"Ignorance is the curse of God knowledge is the wing wherewith we fly to heaven."George Santayana on William Shakespeare
"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."