I have nothing to ask but that you would remove to the other side, that you may not, by intercepting the sunshine, take from me what you cannot give.
Quote by Diogenes
I am called a dog because I fawn on those who give me anything, I...
Wise kings generally have wise counselors; and he must be a wise man himself who...
He has the most who is most content with the least.
The vine bears three kinds of grapes: the first of pleasure, the second of intoxication,...
Dogs and philosophers do the greatest good and get the fewest rewards.
On being asked by someone how he could become famous, Diogenes responded: 'By worrying as...
The foundation of every state is the education of its youth.
Stand a little less between me and the sun.
A friend is one soul abiding in two bodies.
It takes a wise man to discover a wise man.
The great thieves lead away the little thief.
The sun, too, shines into cesspools and is not polluted.
We have two ears and one tongue so that we would listen more and talk...
It was a favorite expression of Theophrastus that time was the most valuable thing that...
Being asked whether it's better to marry or not, he (Socrates) replied, Whichever you do...
I know nothing, except the fact of my ignorance.
As a matter of self-preservation, a man needs good friends or ardent enemies, for the...
Man is the most intelligent of the animals - and the most silly.
The sun too penetrates into privies, but is not polluted by them.
The mob is the mother of tyrants.