I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least…
Quote by Socrates
From the enlightenment of music comes the wisdom of... silence.
One thing I know, that I know nothing. This is the source of my wisdom.
A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion,...
Man's life is like a drop of dew on a leaf.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you...
Wisdom begins in wonder.
Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt?
The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms
He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his...
The shortest and surest way to live with honor in the world is to be...
I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Only the extremely ignorant or the extremely intelligent can resist change.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel
By all means, get married: if you find a good wife, you'll be happy; if...
I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that...
Be as you wish to seem.
As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.