By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.
Quote by Socrates
From the enlightenment of music comes the wisdom of... silence.
If a rich man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until...
As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.
Are you not ashamed of caring so much for the making of money and for...
Do not be angry with me if I tell you the truth
If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal...
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.
To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true...
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come...
When desire, having rejected reason and overpowered judgment which leads to right, is set in...
Death is a very narrow theme, but it reaches a wide audience.
Get married, in any case. If you happen to get a good mate, you will...
Man's life is like a drop of dew on a leaf.
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good...
From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
Competition is such a virtue, and everybody's so busy competing, they have no time for...
All I want to do is sit down for ten minutes and not worry about...
I have received no more than one or two letters in my life that were...