This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Quote by Plato
It Is What It Is Quotes
Wealth is well known to be a great comforter.
There is no harm in repeating a good thing.
When the mind is thinking it is talking to itself.
Better a little which is well done, than a great deal imperfectly.
I would fain grow old learning many things.
As the builders say, the larger stones do not lie well without the lesser.
Wisdom alone is the science of other sciences.
Let us describe the education of our men. What then is the education to be?...
One man cannot practice many arts with success.
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
Philosophy is an elegant thing, if anyone modestly meddles with it; but if they are...
Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it...
Truth is the beginning of every good thing, both in heaven and on earth; and...
Ignorance, the root and stem of all evil.
We are twice armed if we fight with faith.
The rulers of the state are the only persons who ought to have the privilege...
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Some love one, some love two. I love one, and that is you.
Then we will become aware that just by returning to us, to that piece of...
It is with true love as it is with ghosts; everyone talks about it, but...