Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.
Quote by Socrates
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.
By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you...
It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
Only the extremely ignorant or the extremely intelligent can resist change.
The poets are only the interpreters of the Gods.
Where there is reverence there is fear, but there is not reverence everywhere that there...
Oh dear Pan and all the other Gods of this place, grant that I may...
I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only...
I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they...
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
My belief is that to have no wants is divine
Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.
Get married, in any case. If you happen to get a good mate, you will...
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance
The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we...
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
There is always a way to be honest without being brutal.
Honor before profit; where practical