I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
Quote by Socrates
Self Education Quotes
Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.
From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled [poets] to write their poetry, but...
Woman once made equal to man becomes his superior
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you...
To fear death, my friends, is only to think ourselves wise, without being wise: for...
The soul, like the body, accepts by practice whatever habit one wishes it to contact.
Be as you wish to seem.
If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal...
By all means marry. If you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you...
Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.
To Believe without evidence and demonstration is an act of ignorance and folly
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain...
The unexamined life is not worth living.
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good...
As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take which course he will, he will...
A multitude of books distracts the mind.
All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.
The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will...
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of...