Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.
Quote by Socrates
My belief is that to have no wants is divine
Man's life is like a drop of dew on a leaf.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel
An unexamined life is not worth living.
Woman once made equal to man becomes his superior
A system of morality which is based on relative emotional values is a mere illusion,...
It is possible that a man could live twice as long if he didn't spend...
The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms
Flattery is like friendship in show, but not in fruit
He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his...
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be...
Wisdom begins in wonder.
Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only...
I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that...
Are you not ashamed of caring so much for the making of money and for...
Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing...
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
A multitude of books distracts the mind.
Books are a narcotic.
Books are standing counselors and preachers, always at hand, and always disinterested; having this advantage...