Socrates said, Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live.
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An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all...
Rest: the sweet sauce of labor
A sage thing is timely silence, and better than any speech
Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
A few vices are sufficient to darken many virtues.
Neither blame or praise yourself.
Themosticles said The Athenians govern the Greeks; I govern the Athenians; you, my wife, govern...
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I...
Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us; and endeavor to...
Time is the wisest of all counselors
Character is long-standing habit.
The real destroyer of the liberties of the people is he who spreads among them...
The whole life of man is but a point of time; let us enjoy it,...
The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education.
Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness, one of which is a lack, the other...
The man who is completely wise and virtuous has no need of glory, except so...
Perseverance is more prevailing than violence; and many things which cannot be overcome when they...
Age wrinkles the body. Quitting wrinkles the soul.
Perseverance and tact are the two great qualities most valuable for all men who would...
Perseverance, dear my lord, Keeps honor bright