Excellent things are rare.
Quote by Plato
Then not only an old man, but also a drunkard, becomes a second time a...
A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand,...
Old age has a great sense of calm and freedom. When the passions have relaxed...
If a man comes to the door of poetry untouched by the madness of the...
Poets utter great and wise things which they do not themselves understand.
Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Justice means minding one's own business and not meddling with other men's concerns.
Science is nothing but perception.
Justice is having and doing what is one's own
For good nurture and education implant good constitutions.
Necessity, who is the mother of invention.
I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come...
Whenever a person strives, by the help of dialectic, to start in pursuit of every...
Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it...
Knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
Abstinence is the surety of temperance
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind,...
Life is change. Growth is optional. Choose wisely.
Each of us will one day be judged by our standard of life -- not...