American Philosopher and Professor of Philosophy
"The gift of gaiety may itself be the greatest good fortune, and the most serious step toward maturity."
"The best test of the quality of a civilization is the quality of its leisure. Not what the citizens... do when they are obliged to do... but what they do when they can do anything by choice, is the criterion of a people's life."
"It is a myth, not a mandate, a fable not a logic, and symbol rather than a reason by which men are moved. "