Let us describe the education of our men. What then is the education to be? Perhaps we could hardly find a better than that which the experience of the past has already discovered, which consists, I believe, in gymnastic, for…
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One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up...
He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
The eyes of the soul of the multitudes are unable to endure the vision of...
Necessity... the mother of invention.
I shall assume that your silence gives consent.
They certainly give very strange names to diseases.
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.
Whenever a person strives, by the help of dialectic, to start in pursuit of every...
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind,...
A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand,...
By education I mean that training in excellence from youth upward which makes a man...
Pleasure is the greatest incentive to evil.
Love is a serious mental disease.
Arguments derived from probabilities are idle
The graces once made up their mind - A shrine inviolate to find: And thus...
An inexhaustible good nature is one of the most precious gifts of heaven, spreading itself...
Man's mind is like a store of idolatry and superstition; so much so that if...