The difficulty, my friends, is not in avoiding death, but in avoiding unrighteousness; for that runs faster than death.
Quote by Socrates
Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
An honest man is always a child.
Woman once made equal to man becomes his superior
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Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
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Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
Flattery is like friendship in show, but not in fruit
An unexamined life is not worth living.
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In childhood be modest, in youth temperate, in adulthood just, and in old age prudent.
I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.
The hottest love has the coldest end.
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Marriage may often be a stormy lake, but celibacy is almost always a muddy horse...