To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.
Quote by Socrates
No man undertakes a trade he has not learned, even the meanest; yet every one...
Are you not ashamed of caring so much for the making of money and for...
When desire, having rejected reason and overpowered judgment which leads to right, is set in...
An education obtained with money is worse than no education at all.
Contentment is natural wealth, luxury is artificial poverty
Death is a very narrow theme, but it reaches a wide audience.
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only...
All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.
Living well and beautifully and justly are all one thing.
An honest man is always a child.
By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you...
The hottest love has the coldest end.
Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing...
My belief is that to have no wants is divine
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good...
Do not be angry with me if I tell you the truth
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
The intellect is not a serious thing, and never has been. It is an instrument...
What a distressing contrast there is between the radiant intelligence of the child and the...