Time on its back bears all things far away - Full many a challenge is wrought by many a day - Shape, fortune, name, and nature all decay
Quote by Plato
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
By education I mean that training in excellence from youth upward which makes a man...
He who is not a good servant will not be a good master.
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to...
The first and greatest victory is to conquer yourself; to be conquered by yourself is...
The good is the beautiful.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up...
Arguments, like men are often pretenders
Tyranny naturally arises out of democracy.
Someday, in the distant future, our grandchildren's grandchildren will develop a new equivalent of our...
Excellent things are rare.
They do certainly give very strange, and newfangled, names to diseases.
What a poor appearance the tales of poets make when stripped of the colors which...
The most important part of education is proper training in the nursery.
Whatever deceives men seems to produce a magical enchantment.
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another
For neither birth, nor wealth, nor honors, can awaken in the minds of men the...
The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon...
The best way to find happiness is not to search for it.
Be happy. Talk happiness. Happiness calls out responsive gladness in others. There is enough sadness...