Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything.
Quote by Plato
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to...
Democracy passes into despotism.
If a man comes to the door of poetry untouched by the madness of the...
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
Let us describe the education of our men. What then is the education to be?...
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of...
Twice and thrice over, as they say, good is it to repeat and review what...
In politics we presume that everyone who knows how to get votes knows how to...
Science is nothing but perception.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
The learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the most, but little compared with...
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy...
It is a common saying, and in everybody's mouth, that life is but a sojourn.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
The community which has neither poverty nor riches will always have the noblest principles.
When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
Wonder is the feeling of the philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder.
When there is an income tax, the just man will pay more and the unjust...
We ought to esteem it of the greatest importance that the fictions which children first...