If a rich man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it.
Quote by Socrates
True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good...
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance
To fear death, my friends, is only to think ourselves wise, without being wise: for...
One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can...
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that...
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but...
The unexamined life is not worth living.
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of...
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be...
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire...
The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms
He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his...
To Believe without evidence and demonstration is an act of ignorance and folly
We have ignored cultural literacy in thinking about education We ignore the air we breathe...
Being ignorant is not so much a shame, as being unwilling to learn.