18 Quotations by Will Durant
Civilization begins with order, grows with liberty, and dies with chaos.
Civilization exists by geological consent, subject to change without notice.
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
In my youth I stressed freedom, and in my old age I stress order. I have made the great discovery th ...
It is an illuminating sign of beauty's generation by desire, that when the object of desire is secur ...
It may be true that you can't fool all the people all the time, but you can fool enough of them to r ...
Knowledge is the eye of desire and can become the pilot of the soul.
Most of us spend too much time on the last twenty-four hours and too little on the last six thousand ...
One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing ...
Perhaps our supercilious disgust with existence is a cover for a secret disgust with ourselves; we h ...
Sixty years ago I knew everything; now I know nothing; education is a progressive discovery of our o ...
The ego is willing but the machine cannot go on. It's the last thing a man will admit, that his mind ...
The health of nations is more important than the wealth of nations
The political machine triumphs because it is a united minority acting against a divided majority.
There is nothing in socialism that a little age or a little money will not cure.
To speak ill of others is a dishonest way of praising ourselves. Nothing is often a good thing to sa ...
We are living in the excesses of freedom. Just take a look at 42nd Street an Broadway.
We teach more by what we are than by what we teach.
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