The beginning is the most important part of the work.
Quote by Plato
The gods' service is tolerable, man's intolerable.
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another.
I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come...
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by...
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and...
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
To go to the world below, having a soul which is like a vessel full...
Excellent things are rare.
Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to...
Love is a serious mental disease.
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
Democracy, which is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder, and dispensing...
I have good hope that there is something after death.
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman;...
Philosophy begins in wonder.
Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.
It is often the case that a man who cant tell a lie thinks he...
The great masses of the people will more easily fall victims to a big lie...
Create a space now either for an honesty or be ready to make pace to...