The wisest have the most authority
Quote by Plato
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Man is a wingless animal with two feet and flat nails.
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The gods' service is tolerable, man's intolerable.
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Love is a serious mental disease.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
The passionate are like men standing on their heads; they see all things the wrong...
Philosophy is an elegant thing, if anyone modestly meddles with it; but if they are...
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up...
Wealth is well known to be a great comforter.
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is...
To the rulers of the state then, if to any, it belongs of right to...
The eyes of the soul of the multitudes are unable to endure the vision of...
Arguments, like men are often pretenders
Many can argue; not many converse
Lower your voice and strengthen your argument.