The unexamined life is not worth living.
Quote by Socrates
If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it...
From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.
If a rich man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until...
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can...
Flattery is like friendship in show, but not in fruit
Where there is reverence there is fear, but there is not reverence everywhere that there...
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled [poets] to write their poetry, but...
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire...
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
An unexamined life is not worth living.
Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only...
Be as you wish to seem.
I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm; then they...
Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.
Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty
Man never has what he wants, because what he wants is everything.
It takes more distress and poison to kill someone who has peace of mind and...