The eyes of the soul of the multitudes are unable to endure the vision of the divine.
Quote by Plato
No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to...
Old age has a great sense of calm and freedom. When the passions have relaxed...
Science is nothing but perception.
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of...
Old age has a great sense of calm and freedom.
We do not learn; and what we call learning is only a process of recollection.
For neither birth, nor wealth, nor honors, can awaken in the minds of men the...
Not to help justice in her need would be an impiety.
No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death.
Every king springs from a race of slaves, and every slave had kings among his...
Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say...
A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand,...
Those who seek power are not worthy of that power.
Life must be lived as play.
Excess of liberty, whether it lies in state or individuals, seems only to pass into...
Attention to health is life greatest hindrance.
A state arises, as I conceive, out of the needs of mankind; no one is...
As the builders say, the larger stones do not lie well without the lesser.