Truth is the beginning of every good to the gods, and of every good to man.
Quote by Plato
Wealth and poverty: the one is the parent of luxury and indolence, and the other...
The good is the beautiful.
Truth is the beginning of every good thing, both in heaven and on earth; and...
Wealth is well known to be a great comforter.
Man never legislates, but destinies and accidents, happening in all sorts of ways, legislate in...
Necessity, who is the mother of invention.
The highest reach of injustice is to be deemed just when you are not.
A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.
For the introduction of a new kind of music must be shunned as imperiling the...
When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
Excess generally causes reaction, and produces a change in the opposite direction, whether it be...
The most important part of education is proper training in the nursery.
Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
Courage is knowing what not to fear.
Better a little which is well done, than a great deal imperfectly.
A hero is born among a hundred, a wise man is found among a thousand,...
The first and best victory is to conquer self; to be conquered by self is...
We are alone, with no excuses. That is the idea I shall try to convey...
If art is to nourish the roots of our culture, society must set the artist...