That politician who curries favor with the citizens and indulges them and fawns upon them and has a presentiment of their wishes, and is skillful in gratifying them, he is esteemed a great statesman.
Quote by Plato
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
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Wealth is well known to be a great comforter.
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C.L.A.S.S: Come Late And Start Sleeping.
Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance.
All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.