A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand, but an accomplished one might not be found even among a hundred thousand men.
Quote by Plato
Love is a serious mental disease.
She that fails to command her thoughts will soon lose command of her actions
And what, Socrates, is the food of the soul? Surely, I said, knowledge is the...
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is...
To go to the world below, having a soul which is like a vessel full...
Justice is having and doing what is one's own
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity.
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say...
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it...
For neither birth, nor wealth, nor honors, can awaken in the minds of men the...
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of...
For let me tell you, that the more the pleasures of the body fade away,...
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Arguments, like men are often pretenders
Even the gods love jokes
Wealth is well known to be a great comforter.
Hardly any human being is capable of pursuing two professions or two arts rightly.
The most virtuous are those who content themselves with being virtuous without seeking to appear...