The curse of me and my nation is that we always think things can be bettered by immediate action of some sort, any sort rather than no sort.
Quote by Plato
A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.
Lack of activity destroys the good condition of every human being, while movement and methodical...
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind,...
The passionate are like men standing on their heads; they see all things the wrong...
Love is a grave mental disease.
Democracy, which is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder, and dispensing...
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of...
The wise are doubtful.
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another.
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest...
The wisest have the most authority.
Man is a wingless animal with two feet and flat nails.
Poets utter great and wise things which they do not themselves understand.
Perfect wisdom has four parts, viz., wisdom, the principle of doing things aright; justice, the...
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
For a man to conquer himself is the first and noblest of all victories.
No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
The good is the beautiful.
Wonder is the feeling of the philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder.
How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts...