Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.
Quote by Plato
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people...
Abstinence is the surety of temperance
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by...
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest...
This and no other is the root from which a tyrant springs; when he first...
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the...
Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravated form of tyranny and slavery...
Of all the animals, the boy is the most unmanageable
Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity.
He who steals a little steals with the same wish as he who steals much,...
He was a wise man who invented beer.
Arguments, like men are often pretenders
Rhetoric is the art of ruling the minds of men.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
Man is a wingless animal with two feet and flat nails.
To prefer evil to good is not in human nature; and when a man is...
Science is nothing but perception.