"To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves. Nothing is often a good thing to say, and always a clever thing to say."
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Will Durant on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Will Durant on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Will Durant on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Will Durant on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Will Durant on Abraham Lincoln
"In my youth I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order. I have made the great discovery that liberty is a product of order."
"There is nothing in socialism that a little age or a little money will not cure."
"Every science begins as philosophy and ends as art."
"To say nothing, especially when speaking, is half the art of diplomacy."
"We Americans are the best informed people on earth as to the events of the last twenty-four hours we are the not the best informed as the events of the last sixty centuries."