For to err in opinion, though it be not the part of wise men, is at least human.
Quote by Plutarch
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I...
Courage consists not in hazarding without fear; but being resolutely minded in a just cause.
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
Themosticles said The Athenians govern the Greeks; I govern the Athenians; you, my wife, govern...
What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality.
The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.
The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education.
A sage thing is timely silence, and better than any speech
Socrates said, Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat...
We ought not to treat living creatures like shoes or household belongings, which when worn...
Medicine to produce health must examine disease; and music, to create harmony must investigate discord.
Neither blame or praise yourself.
The worship most acceptable to God comes from a thankful and cheerful heart
The man who is completely wise and virtuous has no need of glory, except so...
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors...
It is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds, though he...
All men whilst they are awake are in one common world: but each of them,...
To be ignorant of the lives of the most celebrated men of antiquity is to...
Fate leads him who follows it, and drags him who resist.
Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.