The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is of all things most shameful and vile.
Quote by Plato
The highest reach of injustice is to be deemed just when you are not.
Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being...
Attention to health is life greatest hindrance.
No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
To go to the world below, having a soul which is like a vessel full...
How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts...
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
The wisest have the most authority.
Apply yourself both now and in the next life. Without effort, you cannot be prosperous....
Must not all things at the last be swallowed up in death?
Man - a being in search of meaning.
No trace of slavery ought to mix with the studies of the freeborn man. No...
Excellent things are rare.
The wisest have the most authority
This and no other is the root from which a tyrant springs; when he first...
They certainly give very strange names to diseases.
There's a victory, and defeat; the first and best of victories, the lowest and worst...
Knowledge which is acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
Wisdom alone is the science of other sciences.
Whatever deceives men seems to produce a magical enchantment.