The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Quote by Socrates
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good...
From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.
Some have courage in pleasures, and some in pains: some in desires, and some in...
The hottest love has the coldest end.
Nothing is to be preferred before justice.
An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all.
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy; if you...
An unexamined life is not worth living.
If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it...
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.
Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire...
Be of good cheer about death and know this as a truth - that no...
If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal...
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly...
Our real problem, then, is not our strength today; it is rather the vital necessity...
It is by acts and not by ideas that people live.