The heaviest penalty for declining to rule is to be ruled by someone inferior to yourself.
Quote by Plato
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
We are twice armed if we fight with faith.
There will be no end to the troubles of states, or of humanity itself, till...
Science is nothing but perception.
Kindness is more than deeds. It is an attitude, an expression, a look, a touch....
When there is an income tax, the just man will pay more and the unjust...
Justice is having and doing what is one's own
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up...
Atheism is a disease of the soul, before it becomes an error of the understanding
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Not to help justice in her need would be an impiety.
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and...
I have hardly ever known a mathematician who was capable of reasoning.
No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death.
I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come...
Virtue is relative to the actions and ages of each of us in all that...
Wealth and poverty: the one is the parent of luxury and indolence, and the other...
Content makes poor men rich; discontent makes rich men poor.
Discontent is the seed of ethics
The broad highway to poverty and need - Is, much to build and many mouths...