It is godlike ever to think on something beautiful and on something new.
Quote by Democritus
I would rather discover one true cause than gain the kingdom of Persia.
Hope of ill gain is the beginning of loss.
Whatever a poet writes with enthusiasm and a divine inspiration is very fine. Earliest reference...
Now as of old the gods give men all good things, excepting only those that...
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Our sins are more easily remembered than our good deeds.
If thou suffer injustice, console thyself; the true unhappiness is in doing it
Throw moderation to the winds, and the greatest pleasures bring the greatest pains
Happiness does not reside in strength or money; it lies in rightness and many-sidedness.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do...
Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is just opinion.
Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly,...
Men should strive to think much and know little.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.
It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at...
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity
It is better to destroy one's own errors than those of others.
Throw moderation to the winds, and the greatest pleasures bring the greatest pains.
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.