Wise men speak because they have something to say; Fools because they have to say something.
Quote by Plato
The good is the beautiful.
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest...
He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age,...
Time on its back bears all things far away - Full many a challenge is...
No one ever teaches well who wants to teach, or governs well who wants to...
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
Time carries off all things; wouldst thou exchange - Name, looks, nature, luck? Just give...
That politician who curries favor with the citizens and indulges them and fawns upon them...
The blame is his who chooses: God is blameless.
Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty.
I would fain grow old learning many things.
There's a victory, and defeat; the first and best of victories, the lowest and worst...
For just as poets love their own works, and fathers their own children, in the...
The true lover of learning then must his earliest youth, as far as in him...
Excess of liberty, whether it lies in state or individuals, seems only to pass into...
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and...
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.
Man never legislates, but destinies and accidents, happening in all sorts of ways, legislate in...
Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
Whatever deceives men seems to produce a magical enchantment.