Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of the Gods.
Quote by Plato
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is...
One man cannot practice many arts with success.
Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being...
Hardly any human being is capable of pursuing two professions or two arts rightly.
The learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the most, but little compared with...
Knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
Pleasure is the greatest incentive to evil.
The good is the beautiful.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up...
We do not learn; and what we call learning is only a process of recollection.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by...
Justice means minding one's own business and not meddling with other men's concerns.
When the mind is thinking it is talking to itself.
How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts...
Wealth is well known to be a great comforter.
He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age,...
No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
In truth, there never was any remarkable lawgiver amongst any people who did not resort...
The law changes and flows like water, and the stream of women's rights law has...