Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for.
Quote by Socrates
Self Improvement Quotes
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled [poets] to write their poetry, but...
The poets are only the interpreters of the Gods.
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of...
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance
When desire, having rejected reason and overpowered judgment which leads to right, is set in...
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be...
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
Do not be angry with me if I tell you the truth
All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.
By all means, get married: if you find a good wife, you'll be happy; if...
By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you...
From the enlightenment of music comes the wisdom of... silence.
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
The hottest love has the coldest end.
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
No man undertakes a trade he has not learned, even the meanest; yet every one...
From such beginnings of governments, what could be expected, but a continual system of war...
The power confided in me will be used to hold, occupy and possess the property...
My friends, remember this, that there are no weeds, and no worthless men, there are...