All the gold which is under or upon the earth is not enough to give in exchange for virtue.
Quote by Plato
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The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
Tyranny naturally arises out of democracy.
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
Some love one, some love two. I love one, and that is you.
At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet.
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There must always remain something that is antagonistic to good.
The wisest have the most authority
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Love is a serious mental disease.
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Hardly any human being is capable of pursuing two professions or two arts rightly.
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If women didn't exist, all the money in the world would have no meaning.
In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can.
To be wise and love exceeds man's might.