The difficulty, my friends, is not in avoiding death, but in avoiding unrighteousness; for that runs faster than death.
Quote by Socrates
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly...
An unexamined life is not worth living.
Be as you wish to seem.
From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.
The poets are only the interpreters of the Gods.
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance
One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can...
Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be...
Flattery is like friendship in show, but not in fruit
My belief is that to have no wants is divine
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good...
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain...
It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but...
Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing...
Be of good cheer about death and know this as a truth - that no...
For death is no more than a turning of us over from time to eternity.
Is death the last sleep? No - it is the last and final awakening.