He who steals a little steals with the same wish as he who steals much, but with less power.
Quote by Plato
The highest form of pure thought is in mathematics
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When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty and there is...
Wisdom alone is the science of other sciences.
Life must be lived as play.
Old age has a great sense of calm and freedom.
And what, Socrates, is the food of the soul? Surely, I said, knowledge is the...
The passionate are like men standing on their heads; they see all things the wrong...
Then not only custom, but also nature affirms that to do is more disgraceful than...
Democracy, which is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder, and dispensing...
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
Knowledge is true opinion.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Even the gods love jokes.
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
There's a victory, and defeat; the first and best of victories, the lowest and worst...
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
Philosophy begins in wonder.