Every king springs from a race of slaves, and every slave had kings among his ancestors
Quote by Plato
The most effective kind of education is that a child should play amongst lovely things.
When there is an income tax, the just man will pay more and the unjust...
There is no such thing as a lovers' oath.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous....
There's a victory, and defeat; the first and best of victories, the lowest and worst...
All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman;...
Cunning... is but the low mimic of wisdom.
Truth is the beginning of every good thing, both in heaven and on earth; and...
States are as the men, they grow out of human characters.
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind,...
The curse of me and my nation is that we always think things can be...
Philosophy is the highest music.
One man cannot practice many arts with success.
The beginning is the most important part of the work.
A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand,...
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and...
Of all the animals, the boy is the most unmanageable
When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
A great majority of people have got really a good capacity and capability to forgive,...
Smile when it hurts most.