Then not only an old man, but also a drunkard, becomes a second time a child.
Quote by Plato
The good is the beautiful.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
She that fails to command her thoughts will soon lose command of her actions
Atheism is a disease of the soul, before it becomes an error of the understanding
Beauty of style and harmony and grace and good rhythm depend on simplicity.
Love is a serious mental disease.
Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
Every king springs from a race of slaves, and every slave had kings among his...
It is a common saying, and in everybody's mouth, that life is but a sojourn.
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If a man comes to the door of poetry untouched by the madness of the...
Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not...
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up...
When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
When a Benefit is wrongly conferred, the author of the Benefit may often be said...
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is...
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
I have been impressed with the urgency of doing. Knowing is not enough; we must...
Act as if it were impossible to fail