George Santayana — quotes and phrases

A string of excited, fugitive, miscellaneous pleasures is not happiness; happiness resides in imaginative reflection and judgment, when the picture of one's life, or of human life, as it truly has been or is, satisfies the will, and is gladly accepted.

George Santayana

General  |  Human  |  Happiness  |  Picture  |  Reflection  |  Judgment  |  Pleasures
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