Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
Quote by Plato
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind,...
Democracy passes into despotism.
Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravated form of tyranny and slavery...
The first and best victory is to conquer self; to be conquered by self is...
Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity.
For neither birth, nor wealth, nor honors, can awaken in the minds of men the...
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
Those who intend on becoming great should love neither themselves nor their own things, but...
I have good hope that there is something after death.
Music and rhythm find their way into the secret places of the soul
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy...
Love is a serious mental disease.
Those who seek power are not worthy of that power.
I shall assume that your silence gives consent.
No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and...
To suffer the penalty of too much haste, which is too little speed.