One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can it be right to do an injustice; and it is not right to return an injury, or to do evil to any man, however much…
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A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion,...
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance
As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.
The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we...
Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt?
True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.
Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
Get married, in any case. If you happen to get a good mate, you will...
Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.
In childhood be modest, in youth temperate, in adulthood just, and in old age prudent.
Only the extremely ignorant or the extremely intelligent can resist change.
An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all.
I am a citizen, not of Athens or Greece, but of the world
Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but...
Where there is reverence there is fear, but there is not reverence everywhere that there...
An unexamined life is not worth living.
Choosing to be positive and having a grateful attitude is going to determine how you're...
A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is...
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.