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Spanish Pantheon

Spanish Pantheon at Verano Cemetery where Spaniards such as George Santayana and Javier Caraval are buried.

Javier Caraval, the architect who designed this tomb, is also buried here… 31 more words


Pioneer/Executives #7, Charlie Comiskey

Philosopher and writer George Santayana told us, basically, that those who don’t learn from history are doomed to repeat it. The key idea here is one that we all buy – people will make mistakes, and they’ll continue to make the same mistakes (unless they get really lucky) if they don’t understand the steps that led to making those mistakes in the first place. 1,097 more words


Wealth, religion, military victory have more rhetorical than efficacious worth. – George Santayana http://ift.tt/1NizWXq

George Santayana

Putting the Insanity Equation in the Rear View Mirror

We all get stuck from time to time. In fact, if we never get stuck, we aren’t working on a anything significant enough.

This week I got stuck again facing a problem at work that needed to be fixed. 536 more words

Grip Tip

I believe in general in a dualism between facts and the ideas of those facts in human heads. – George Santayana http://dlvr.it/Kq1Fdn


Wisdom comes by disillusionment. – George Santayana http://dlvr.it/KpL5K8