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
Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we...
Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing...
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds
It is possible that a man could live twice as long if he didn't spend...
By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you...
It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.
To fear death, my friends, is only to think ourselves wise, without being wise: for...
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be...
Are you not ashamed of caring so much for the making of money and for...
Only the extremely ignorant or the extremely intelligent can resist change.
Some have courage in pleasures, and some in pains: some in desires, and some in...
The soul, like the body, accepts by practice whatever habit one wishes it to contact.
Habit is everything, even in love.
Character is long-standing habit.