A multitude of books distracts the mind.
Quote by Socrates
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
From the enlightenment of music comes the wisdom of... silence.
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
Wisdom begins in wonder.
It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be...
As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.
Only the extremely ignorant or the extremely intelligent can resist change.
Some have courage in pleasures, and some in pains: some in desires, and some in...
Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.
An unexamined life is not worth living.
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of...
If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it...
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good...
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
The monsters of our childhood do not fade away, neither are they ever wholly monstrous....
Schools, including universities, must insist upon the prestige of reading and especially of reading old...