A multitude of books distracts the mind.
Quote by Socrates
I swear it upon Zeus an outstanding runner cannot be the equal of an average...
An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all.
The shortest and surest way to live with honor in the world is to be...
The poets are only the interpreters of the Gods.
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Be of good cheer about death and know this as a truth - that no...
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come...
Death is a very narrow theme, but it reaches a wide audience.
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of...
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be...
When desire, having rejected reason and overpowered judgment which leads to right, is set in...
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
From the enlightenment of music comes the wisdom of... silence.
I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.
One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can...
If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal...
I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that...