Someday, in the distant future, our grandchildren's grandchildren will develop a new equivalent of our classrooms. They will spend many hours in front of boxes with fires glowing within. May they have the wisdom to know the difference between light…
Quote by Plato
Kindness is difficult to give away because it keeps coming back
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The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
Truth is the beginning of every good thing, both in heaven and on earth; and...
A state arises, as I conceive, out of the needs of mankind; no one is...
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
People are like dirt. They can either nourish you and help you grow as a...
It is clear to everyone that astronomy at all events compels the soul to look...
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another.
It is right to give every man his due.
We are twice armed if we fight with faith.
Then not only custom, but also nature affirms that to do is more disgraceful than...
Man is a wingless animal with two feet and flat nails.
Courage is knowing what not to fear.
The true lover of learning then must his earliest youth, as far as in him...
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is...
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to...
Old age has a great sense of calm and freedom.
Middle age is when you still believe you'll feel better in the morning.
The one thing that unites all human beings, regardless of age, gender, religion or ethnic...
According to most studies, people's number one fear is public speaking. Number two is death....