Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.
Quote by Socrates
If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it...
Where there is reverence there is fear, but there is not reverence everywhere that there...
Oh dear Pan and all the other Gods of this place, grant that I may...
An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all.
The soul, like the body, accepts by practice whatever habit one wishes it to contact.
Are you not ashamed of caring so much for the making of money and for...
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
In childhood be modest, in youth temperate, in adulthood just, and in old age prudent.
To fear death, my friends, is only to think ourselves wise, without being wise: for...
Nothing is to be preferred before justice.
Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
To Believe without evidence and demonstration is an act of ignorance and folly
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire...
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but...
Death is a very narrow theme, but it reaches a wide audience.
Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange...
Death is only a launching into the region of the strange Untried; it is but...
I'm lost in the middle of my birthday. I want my friends, their touch, with...
The easiest way to defeat others is to win ourselves