By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.
Quote by Socrates
True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.
Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt?
One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can...
The poets are only the interpreters of the Gods.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.
By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you...
The soul, like the body, accepts by practice whatever habit one wishes it to contact.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
When desire, having rejected reason and overpowered judgment which leads to right, is set in...
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance
The hottest love has the coldest end
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.
My belief is that to have no wants is divine
When you heard that a mountain was moved, believe it; but when you hear that...
By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent...