The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
Quote by Plato
Philosophy begins in wonder.
Nothing can be more absurd than the practice that prevails in our country of men...
The first and best victory is to conquer self; to be conquered by self is...
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy...
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
The penalty good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by...
There's a victory, and defeat; the first and best of victories, the lowest and worst...
Attention to health is life greatest hindrance.
The most effective kind of education is that a child should play amongst lovely things.
The most important part of education is proper training in the nursery.
Even the gods love jokes
The curse of me and my nation is that we always think things can be...
We ought to fly away from earth to heaven as quickly as we can; and...
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is...
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be...
To suffer the penalty of too much haste, which is too little speed.
I have hardly ever known a mathematician who was capable of reasoning.
Excess of liberty, whether it lies in state or individuals, seems only to pass into...
When a Benefit is wrongly conferred, the author of the Benefit may often be said...