He who is not a good servant will not be a good master.
Quote by Plato
One man cannot practice many arts with success.
It is a common saying, and in everybody's mouth, that life is but a sojourn.
Pleasure is the greatest incentive to evil.
Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being...
Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not...
And what, Socrates, is the food of the soul? Surely, I said, knowledge is the...
Justice means minding one's own business and not meddling with other men's concerns.
Wealth is well known to be a great comforter.
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it...
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.
A library of wisdom, is more precious than all wealth, and all things that are...
Of all the animals, the boy is the most unmanageable.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
It is right to give every man his due.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
The difference between school and life? In school, you're taught a lesson and then given...
It is only when you despair of all ordinary means, it is only when you...
Examples one finds in the philosophical literature are somebody who's seen the trial of a...