The beginning is the most important part of the work.
Quote by Plato
Death is not the worst that can happen to men.
To suffer the penalty of too much haste, which is too little speed.
He who steals a little steals with the same wish as he who steals much,...
The wise are doubtful.
Let us describe the education of our men. What then is the education to be?...
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts...
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind,...
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up...
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
Courage is knowing what not to fear.
Perfect wisdom has four parts, viz., wisdom, the principle of doing things aright; justice, the...
By education I mean that training in excellence from youth upward which makes a man...
Arguments derived from probabilities are idle
The graces once made up their mind - A shrine inviolate to find: And thus...
Wealth and poverty: the one is the parent of luxury and indolence, and the other...
We are twice armed if we fight with faith.
Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravated form of tyranny and slavery...
Whatever deceives men seems to produce a magical enchantment.