Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
Quote by Socrates
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly...
The shortest and surest way to live with honor in the world is to be...
Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only...
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of...
My belief is that to have no wants is divine
True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.
One thing I know, that I know nothing. This is the source of my wisdom.
Only the extremely ignorant or the extremely intelligent can resist change.
Get married, in any case. If you happen to get a good mate, you will...
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
Oh dear Pan and all the other Gods of this place, grant that I may...
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
Flattery is like friendship in show, but not in fruit
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you...
Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt?
When desire, having rejected reason and overpowered judgment which leads to right, is set in...
I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the...
The best love affairs are those we never had