George Santayana

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Name: George Santayana
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Humor that Inspires–for Teachers! Part IV

If you liked the last Humor that Inspires ( Part 1, and Part 2 and Part 3 ), here are more to kick-start your day:“It is time I stepped aside for a less experienced and less able man.”- Professor Scott Elledge on his retirement from Cornell “Every day ... [Published Examiner.com - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

LEARNING FROM HISTORY

It is something of a cliche to quote George Santayana one more time, saying, "Those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it." But for folks of my age, ignorant repetition has been a constant in our lives. And, of course, it is happening ... [Published Yahoo! News - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

What’s to Prevent a Repeat of 2005 Failures in South Florida’s 2015 Construction Boom?

- Sep. 29, 2014 - ORLANDO, Fla. -- The immediate future looks bright for South Florida as it basks in a revival of new construction. But Florida-based ® (Liberty) cautions designers, engineers, and contractors not to let history repeat itself.A significant ... [Published Prlog - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 29 2014 - Updated Sep 29 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. repeats mistake of going into battle

Bill McClellan's column "When you don’t know what to do, why do it?" (Sept. 24) hit the nail on the proverbial head. As a Korean War combat veteran, I've "been there, done that," and it seems as though we are repeating the past, time and time again. George ... [Published STLtoday.com - Sep 29 2014]
First reported Sep 28 2014 - Updated Sep 28 2014 - 1 reports

Word of the day for Saturday, Sept. 29, 2014

WORD OF THE DAYsupersede■ su·per·sede■ soo pər sēdDefinition: (v) to take the place of (someone or something that is old, no longer useful, etc.)Example: “Prayer, among sane people, has never superseded practical efforts to secure the desired end.”— ... [Published Amarillo Globe News - Sep 28 2014]
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First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 26 2014 - 1 reports

Guest column: Hispanic contributions seen everywhere in America

9:46PMJudge Lorenzo Arredondo, 2005 | Sun-Times Media file photoRecently, I was asked to speak to a group of third- and fourth-graders in conjunction with Hispanic Heritage Month, which is being celebrated through Oct. 16.As I prepared for my presentation, ... [Published Post-Tribune - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Obama’s Blowing In The Wind At the UN

4327719The philosopher and poet George Santayana warned famously that “those who do not remember the past are doomed to repeat it.” President Obama’s speech to the United Nations of September 24th radiates an alarming cluelessness about the lessons of ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Corporations play a vital role in society

Philosopher George Santayana’s maxim, “Those who cannot remember (the lessons of) the past are condemned to repeat it”, demonstrates that the most enduring wisdoms can often be stated in a single sentence.One of history’s most powerful lessons is how ... [Published Sylvan Lake News - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 2 reports

What's to Prevent a Repeat of 2005 Failures in South Florida's 2015 Construction Boom?

ORLANDO, Fla. , Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The immediate future looks bright for South Florida as it basks in a revival of new construction. But Florida -based Liberty Building Forensics Group® (Liberty) cautions designers, engineers, and contractors ... [Published WGNT - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 25 2014 - Updated Sep 25 2014 - 1 reports

Guidance from (very) recent history

George Santayana in The Life of Reason offered this observation , “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.” Everyone’s heard a variation on Santayana’s observation. The lessons of history have many things to teach us. When it comes ... [Published Credit Union Insight - Sep 25 2014]
First reported Sep 21 2014 - Updated Sep 21 2014 - 2 reports

10 Important Historical Moments Told Through Text Message

Image: Mashable Composite, Getty/Jeremy Sutton-Hibbert By 2014-09-21 14:30:38 UTCAs philosopher George Santayana once famously said, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it."Luckily, we have text message conversations to help us ... [Published Mashable - Sep 21 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Life$s like that$

Life’s like that…(Alana Jayaprakash, UAQ) / 3 September 2014George Santayana, the Spanish philosopher had once said, “the world is a perpetual caricature of itself.”It is increasingly so with rationality becoming an alienated attribute in humankind.Reading ... [Published Khaleej Times - Sep 02 2014]
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...The Spanish philosopher George Santayana said, "those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." I would add that those who dismiss the past as irrelevant also are doomed to repeat it
...As Italian philosopher George Santayana once said, " progress , far from consisting in  change , depends on retentiveness. when change is absolute…no direction is set for possible improvement: and when experience  is not retained…  infancy  is perpetual. those who cannot remember the  past  are condemned to repeat it."

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Humor that Inspires–for Teachers! Part IV [Published Examiner.com - Sep 30 2014]
Stop Blaming Students for Your Listless Classroom [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - Sep 30 2014]
LEARNING FROM HISTORY [Published Yahoo! News - Sep 29 2014]
Peggy Gale: Even aside from felonies, Cianci do... [Published Providence Journal - Sep 29 2014]
What’s to Prevent a Repeat of 2005 Failures in ... [Published Prlog - Sep 29 2014]
U.S. repeats mistake of going into battle [Published STLtoday.com - Sep 29 2014]
Word of the day for Saturday, Sept. 29, 2014 [Published Amarillo Globe News - Sep 28 2014]
Whats in the News? We Didn’t Start the Fire! [Published NetNewsledger.com - Sep 27 2014]
Obama Executive Action Will Allow Illegal Immig... [Published New American - Sep 26 2014]
History remains important as Jewish series laun... [Published Cleveland Jewish news - Sep 26 2014]
Obama’s Blowing In The Wind At the UN [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 25 2014]
Corporations play a vital role in society [Published Sylvan Lake News - Sep 25 2014]
What's to Prevent a Repeat of 2005 Failures in ... [Published WGNT - Sep 25 2014]
What's to Prevent a Repeat of 2005 Failures in ... [Published Pettinga Financial Advisors - Sep 25 2014]
Guidance from (very) recent history [Published Credit Union Insight - Sep 25 2014]
Guest column: Hispanic contributions seen every... [Published Post-Tribune - Sep 25 2014]
Michael J. Fox Is Trending Thanks to an Army of... [Published Gawker - Sep 24 2014]
CASELLA WASTE SYSTEMS : Déjà Vu Ado [Published 4 Traders - Sep 23 2014]
Forgetting history for fun and profit [Published Observer-Reporter - Sep 23 2014]
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Arming Syrian rebels is d... [Published Washington Times - Sep 23 2014]
Deep, dark secret paradise [Published Chesapeake Bay Journal - Sep 22 2014]
7 quotes that will change the way you plan [Published B2B Marketing - Sep 22 2014]
Is God Through with the Jews? [Published Jerusalem Post - Sep 22 2014]
10 Important Historical Moments Told Through Te... [Published Mashable - Sep 21 2014]
10 Important Historical Moments Told Through Te... [Published Mashable! - Sep 21 2014]
About that Peace and Progress [Published Artvoice.com - Sep 19 2014]
Don't rule out 'boots on the ground' [Commentary] [Published Baltimore Sun - Sep 18 2014]
Steve Brawner: Costs of war should not fall to ... [Published Daily Citizen - Sep 16 2014]
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10 Important Historical Moments Told Through Te... [Published Mashable! - Sep 21 2014]
As philosopher George Santayana once famously said, "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." Luckily, we have text message conversations to help us remember See also: The 10 Different Types of Texters If you're ...
Internet Outrage Is Urban Outfitters' De Facto ... [Published ReadWriteWeb - Sep 15 2014]
"Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it," goes the oft-quoted aphorism from 19th century philosopher George Santayana 's "The Life of Reason." So it was on Monday morning, when Urban Outfitter's latest piece of offensive apparel, ...
Shifting Ecologies – Environmental Art Exhibit ... [Published Ecology Global Network - Aug 22 2014]
Marianne Van Lent, Curator The Painting Center , NY, NY Please enjoy this 3rd gallery in the Shifting Ecologies, Environmental Art Exhibit series, courtesy of the Painting Center. Over the course of 5 galleries we will offer the work of 58 artists ...
Climate Change And The Human Condition: Is It T... [Published Watts Up With That? - Aug 09 2014]
Guest Opinion by Dr. Tim Ball Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. George Santayana (Original quote from his book The Life of Reason, much paraphrased.) The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and its supporters ...
Full Pundit: Alison Redford, ladies and gentlemen! [Published National Post | Full Comment » Full Comment - Aug 06 2014]
She’s finally gone At long last, the saga is at an end. In an op-ed published in the Calgary Herald and Edmonton Journal, Alison Redford announces her resignation as MLA for Calgary-Elbow. She is largely unapologetic for… well, for all of it, ...
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