The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon other men, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the man of moderation, the man of manly character and of wisdom.
Quote by Plato
I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come...
When the tyrant has disposed of foreign enemies by conquest or treaty and there is...
Any man may easily do harm, but not every man can do good to another.
If particulars are to have meaning, there must be universals.
No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the...
Courage is a kind of salvation.
The learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the most, but little compared with...
Perfect wisdom has four parts, viz., wisdom, the principle of doing things aright; justice, the...
A dog has the soul of a philosopher.
When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman;...
We do not learn; and what we call learning is only a process of recollection.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of...
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
All things will be produced in superior quantity and quality, and with greater ease, when...
To suffer the penalty of too much haste, which is too little speed.
Even the gods love jokes.
X-rays will prove to be a hoax
My mom was a ventriloquist and she always was throwing her voice. For ten years...