Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.
Quote by Socrates
Crito, I owe a cock to Asclepius; will you remember to pay the debt?
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good...
Death is a very narrow theme, but it reaches a wide audience.
The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms
A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion,...
True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about...
I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they...
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
Nothing is to be preferred before justice.
By all means, get married: if you find a good wife, you'll be happy; if...
Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds
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...
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
An honest man is always a child.
The shortest and surest way to live with honor in the world is to be...
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
A multitude of books distracts the mind.
The worst thing about new books is that they keep us from reading the old...
The best time to plan a book is while you're doing the dishes.