Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being the greatest of all; too much cleverness and too much learning, accompanied with ill bringing-up, are far more fatal.
Quote by Plato
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We love justice greatly, and just men but little
Justice is the truth in action.