Santayana

George Santayana (born in Madrid on 16 December 1863) was a Spanish-American philosopher, famous for his aphorisms, such as: “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”“There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.” “Quelli che non sanno ricordare il passato sono condannati a ripeterlo.”“Non v’è alcun… Read More Santayana

P. D. James

Phyllis Dorothy James, known professionally as P. D. James, (3 August 1920 – 27 November 2014) was an English crime writer. She became famous for a series of detective novels whose protagonist is police commander and poet Adam Dalgliesh. According to her “What the detective story is about is not murder but the restoration of… Read More P. D. James