Truth is the beginning of every good thing, both in heaven and on earth; and he who would be blessed and happy should be from the first a partaker of truth, for then he can be trusted
Quote by Plato
The most virtuous are those who content themselves with being virtuous without seeking to appear...
Poets utter great and wise things which they do not themselves understand.
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest...
He who steals a little steals with the same wish as he who steals much,...
To go to the world below, having a soul which is like a vessel full...
Let parents bequeath to their children not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
I have good hope that there is something after death.
They do certainly give very strange, and newfangled, names to diseases.
Democracy passes into despotism.
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it...
No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the...
It is a common saying, and in everybody's mouth, that life is but a sojourn.
Philosophy is an elegant thing, if anyone modestly meddles with it; but if they are...
Dictatorship naturally arises out of democracy, and the most aggravated form of tyranny and slavery...
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people...
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life
The eyes of the soul of the multitudes are unable to endure the vision of...
The highest reach of injustice is to be deemed just when you are not.
Ignorance, the root and stem of all evil.