This and no other is the root from which a tyrant springs; when he first appears he is a protector.
Quote by Plato
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The good is the beautiful.
Music and rhythm find their way into the secret places of the soul
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The community which has neither poverty nor riches will always have the noblest principles.
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Tyranny naturally arises out of democracy.
She that fails to command her thoughts will soon lose command of her actions
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Attention to health is life greatest hindrance.
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The excessive increase of anything causes a reaction in the opposite direction.
Hardly any human being is capable of pursuing two professions or two arts rightly.
Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.