Quotes Suitable for Framing: George Santayana


Progress, far from consisting in change, depends on retentiveness. When change is absolute there remains no being to improve and no direction is set for possible improvement: and when experience is not retained, as among savages, infancy is perpetual. Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.

George Santayana

Published in: on January 4, 2019 at 5:30 am  Comments (3)  
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  1. Now I want to read something by him.
    Any suggestions where to start?

  2. A lot of his work can be gotten quite cheaply on Amazon. I would start out with his look at Lucretius, Dante and Goethe:

  3. Thanks

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