I exhort you also to take part in the great combat, which is the combat of life, and greater than every other earthly conflict.
Quote by Plato
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Man - a being in search of meaning.
Democracy, which is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder, and dispensing...
The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is...
Whenever a person strives, by the help of dialectic, to start in pursuit of every...
Tyranny naturally arises out of democracy.
She that fails to command her thoughts will soon lose command of her actions
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind,...
Must not all things at the last be swallowed up in death?
To prefer evil to good is not in human nature; and when a man is...
Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of...
For let me tell you, that the more the pleasures of the body fade away,...
He was a wise man who invented beer.
A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand,...
Science is nothing but perception.
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
I have hardly ever known a mathematician who was capable of reasoning.