Nothing is to be preferred before justice.
Quote by Socrates
When desire, having rejected reason and overpowered judgment which leads to right, is set in...
Death is a very narrow theme, but it reaches a wide audience.
Be as you wish to seem.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
To fear death, my friends, is only to think ourselves wise, without being wise: for...
I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they...
The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms
From the enlightenment of music comes the wisdom of... silence.
The hottest love has the coldest end
A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion,...
Flattery is like friendship in show, but not in fruit
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about...
No man undertakes a trade he has not learned, even the meanest; yet every one...
The poets are only the interpreters of the Gods.
Wisdom begins in wonder.
All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.
The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will...
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain...
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire...