The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
Quote by Plato
Philosophy is the highest music.
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
The penalty good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by...
The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.
I have good hope that there is something after death.
Old age has a great sense of calm and freedom.
Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not...
Time on its back bears all things far away - Full many a challenge is...
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest...
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of...
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
Those who intend on becoming great should love neither themselves nor their own things, but...
The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
The most effective kind of education is that a child should play amongst lovely things.
The eyes of the soul of the multitudes are unable to endure the vision of...
There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of...
Books are immortal sons deifying their sires
The passionate are like men standing on their heads; they see all things the wrong...
Intellectual passion drives out sensuality
Temperance is simply a disposition of the mind which binds the passions