A conception not reducible to the small change of daily experience is like a currency not exchangeable for articles of consumption; it is not a symbol, but a fraud.
|Born||December 16, 1863|
George Santayana (Jorge Agustin Nicolas Ruiz de Santayana y Borras) was a philosopher, essayist, poet, and novelist. He was raised and educated in the United States. He wrote in English and is generally considered an American man of letters.