Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
Quote by Plutarch
Ancient Greek Quotes
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I...
Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
A sage thing is timely silence, and better than any speech
To find fault is easy; to do better may be difficult.
No man ever wetted clay and then left it, as if there would be bricks...
To make no mistakes is not in the power of man; but from their errors...
The worship most acceptable to God comes from a thankful and cheerful heart
What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality.
Memory: what wonders it performs in preserving and storing up things gone by - or...
Time is the wisest of all counselors
Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech.
When the strong box contains no more both friends and flatterers shun the door.
Themosticles said The Athenians govern the Greeks; I govern the Athenians; you, my wife, govern...
A few vices are sufficient to darken many virtues.
In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker.
The real destroyer of the liberties of the people is he who spreads among them...
Neither blame or praise yourself.
When the candles are out all women are fair
When we read of human beings behaving in certain ways, with the approval of the...
I have strong feelings about gun control. If there's a gun around, I want to...
It is far better to be free to govern or misgovern yourself than to be...