The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
Quote by Plato
Time on its back bears all things far away - Full many a challenge is...
Democracy... is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder; and dispensing a...
And what, Socrates, is the food of the soul? Surely, I said, knowledge is the...
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
The heaviest penalty for declining to rule is to be ruled by someone inferior to...
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by...
The beginning is the most important part of the work.
Not to help justice in her need would be an impiety.
When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty and there is...
Life must be lived as play.
What a poor appearance the tales of poets make when stripped of the colors which...
How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts...
The true lover of learning then must his earliest youth, as far as in him...
They do certainly give very strange, and newfangled, names to diseases.
Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind,...
For just as poets love their own works, and fathers their own children, in the...
Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.
Wonder is the feeling of the philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder.
We are twice armed if we fight with faith.
The excessive increase of anything causes a reaction in the opposite direction.