It is possible that a man could live twice as long if he didn't spend the first half of his life acquiring habits that shortens the other half
Quote by Socrates
A multitude of books distracts the mind.
I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they...
One thing I know, that I know nothing. This is the source of my wisdom.
To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true...
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will...
Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.
Wisdom begins in wonder.
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly...
I am a citizen, not of Athens or Greece, but of the world
It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
No man undertakes a trade he has not learned, even the meanest; yet every one...
Do not be angry with me if I tell you the truth
Nothing is to be preferred before justice.
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be...
I swear it upon Zeus an outstanding runner cannot be the equal of an average...
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but...
A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion,...
Where there is reverence there is fear, but there is not reverence everywhere that there...
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of...