A library of wisdom, is more precious than all wealth, and all things that are desirable cannot be compared to it. Whoever therefore claims to be zealous of truth, of happiness, of wisdom or knowledge, must become a lover of…
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Some love one, some love two. I love one, and that is you.
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people...
Wealth and poverty: the one is the parent of luxury and indolence, and the other...
Attention to health is life greatest hindrance.
Every king springs from a race of slaves, and every slave had kings among his...
It is clear to everyone that astronomy at all events compels the soul to look...
A state arises, as I conceive, out of the needs of mankind; no one is...
He who steals a little steals with the same wish as he who steals much,...
Books are immortal sons deifying their sires
I exhort you also to take part in the great combat, which is the combat...
A dog has the soul of a philosopher.
Then not only custom, but also nature affirms that to do is more disgraceful than...
No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death.
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be...
Man never legislates, but destinies and accidents, happening in all sorts of ways, legislate in...
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another
The good is the beautiful.
Philosophy is the highest music.
Love is like a violin. The music may stop now and then, but the strings...
Music is part of us, and either ennobles or degrades our behavior
The failure of the past philosophers is largely the failure to see the self-evident.