It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
Quote by Socrates
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
A multitude of books distracts the mind.
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good...
The unexamined life is not worth living.
He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his...
The hottest love has the coldest end
A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion,...
In childhood be modest, in youth temperate, in adulthood just, and in old age prudent.
By all means, get married: if you find a good wife, you'll be happy; if...
The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will...
Do not be angry with me if I tell you the truth
Ordinary people seem not to realize that those who really apply themselves in the right...
One thing I know, that I know nothing. This is the source of my wisdom.
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire...
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing...
To brag little - to show well - to crow gently, if in luck -...
Justice is itself the great standing policy of civil society; and any eminent departure from...