Of all the animals, the boy is the most unmanageable
Quote by Plato
The rulers of the state are the only persons who ought to have the privilege...
At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet.
Not to help justice in her need would be an impiety.
Even the gods love jokes
The most effective kind of education is that a child should play amongst lovely things.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by...
They certainly give very strange names to diseases.
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of...
Cunning... is but the low mimic of wisdom.
For let me tell you, that the more the pleasures of the body fade away,...
No trace of slavery ought to mix with the studies of the freeborn man. No...
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is...
Man is a wingless animal with two feet and flat nails.
There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till...
Justice means minding one's own business and not meddling with other men's concerns.
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be...
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to...
Never self-possessed, or prudent, love is all abandonment.
It is funny about life: if you refuse to accept anything but the very best...