Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be in the seasons, or in individuals, or in governments.
Quote by Plato
The wise are doubtful.
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest...
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
If particulars are to have meaning, there must be universals.
What a poor appearance the tales of poets make when stripped of the colors which...
Let us describe the education of our men. What then is the education to be?...
Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravated form of tyranny and slavery...
Time carries off all things; wouldst thou exchange - Name, looks, nature, luck? Just give...
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a...
Those who seek power are not worthy of that power.
Someday, in the distant future, our grandchildren's grandchildren will develop a new equivalent of our...
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another
I exhort you also to take part in the great combat, which is the combat...
Whenever a person strives, by the help of dialectic, to start in pursuit of every...
Your silence gives consent.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.
I have hardly ever known a mathematician who was capable of reasoning.
Not to help justice in her need would be an impiety.
They certainly give very strange names to diseases.