The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
Quote by Socrates
I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance.
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will...
From the enlightenment of music comes the wisdom of... silence.
I swear it upon Zeus an outstanding runner cannot be the equal of an average...
One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can...
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel
The unexamined life is not worth living.
Do not be angry with me if I tell you the truth
The hottest love has the coldest end.
As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take which course he will, he will...
A multitude of books distracts the mind.
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be...
Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true...
The difficulty, my friends, is not in avoiding death, but in avoiding unrighteousness; for that...
It is possible that a man could live twice as long if he didn't spend...
Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas.
The creative habit is like a drug. The particular obsession changes, but the excitement, the...
No one ever finds life worth living - one has to make it worth living