Be as you wish to seem.
Quote by Socrates
Some have courage in pleasures, and some in pains: some in desires, and some in...
The soul, like the body, accepts by practice whatever habit one wishes it to contact.
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
By all means marry. If you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you...
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance
By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you...
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of...
Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt?
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come...
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you...
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain...
No man undertakes a trade he has not learned, even the meanest; yet every one...
If a rich man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until...
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but...
Let him that would move the world first move himself.