The beginning is the most important part of the work.
Quote by Plato
I think a man's duty is to find out where the truth is, or if...
You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a...
Then not only custom, but also nature affirms that to do is more disgraceful than...
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest...
Those who seek power are not worthy of that power.
Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.
There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till...
Truth is the beginning of every good thing, both in heaven and on earth; and...
We do not learn; and what we call learning is only a process of recollection.
Life must be lived as play.
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
Atheism is a disease of the soul, before it becomes an error of the understanding
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be...
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life.
Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
As the builders say, the larger stones do not lie well without the lesser.
This I know - that I know nothing.
Never pride yourself on knowledge. Remember; even a head of iceberg lettuce knows more than...
A library of wisdom, is more precious than all wealth, and all things that are...