No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
Quote by Plato
Law And Lawyers Quotes
There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of...
Injustice is censured because the censures are afraid of suffering, and not from any fear...
The community which has neither poverty nor riches will always have the noblest principles.
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
Arguments derived from probabilities are idle
We do not learn; and what we call learning is only a process of recollection.
Those who seek power are not worthy of that power.
Democracy passes into despotism.
Not to help justice in her need would be an impiety.
The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is...
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
Death is not the worst that can happen to men.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
Truth is the beginning of every good to the gods, and of every good to...
For good nurture and education implant good constitutions.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up...
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
Whatever deceives men seems to produce a magical enchantment.
Hardly any human being is capable of pursuing two professions or two arts rightly.