When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
Quote by Plato
The good is the beautiful.
Those who seek power are not worthy of that power.
This I know - that I know nothing.
No trace of slavery ought to mix with the studies of the freeborn man. No...
Music and rhythm find their way into the secret places of the soul
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us from this world to another.
Cunning... is but the low mimic of wisdom.
The graces once made up their mind - A shrine inviolate to find: And thus...
Philosophy is the highest music.
The passionate are like men standing on their heads; they see all things the wrong...
The highest reach of injustice is to be deemed just when you are not.
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people...
By education I mean that training in excellence from youth upward which makes a man...
Ignorance, the root and stem of all evil.
Pleasure is the greatest incentive to evil.
One man cannot practice many arts with success.
The penalty good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by...
Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.
What is uttered from the heart alone, Will win the hearts of others to your...
Honest disagreement is often a good sign of progress.