How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?
Quote by Plato
The first and best victory is to conquer self; to be conquered by self is...
The good is the beautiful.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it.
Then not only custom, but also nature affirms that to do is more disgraceful than...
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
It is right to give every man his due.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to...
I shall assume that your silence gives consent.
Philosophy is the highest music.
You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a...
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
Knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
To the rulers of the state then, if to any, it belongs of right to...
There must always remain something that is antagonistic to good.
To prefer evil to good is not in human nature; and when a man is...
Man is a wingless animal with two feet and flat nails.
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is...
The excessive increase of anything causes a reaction in the opposite direction.
Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being...