Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only to live.
Quote by Socrates
He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his...
It is not living that matters, but living rightly.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel
Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing...
Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds
The hottest love has the coldest end
All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.
If a rich man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until...
To Believe without evidence and demonstration is an act of ignorance and folly
I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that...
The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms
Flattery is like friendship in show, but not in fruit
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come...
As for me, all I know is that I know nothing.
The poets are only the interpreters of the Gods.
It is possible that a man could live twice as long if he didn't spend...
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good...
I will never regret you, or say that I wish I'd never met you, because...
The hardest arithmetic to master is that which enables us to count our blessings.