Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only to live.
Quote by Socrates
The hottest love has the coldest end.
All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.
Be as you wish to seem.
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.
I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can...
Some have courage in pleasures, and some in pains: some in desires, and some in...
An honest man is always a child.
The soul, like the body, accepts by practice whatever habit one wishes it to contact.
If all misfortunes were laid in one common heap whence everyone must take an equal...
Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing...
The beginning of wisdom is the definition of terms
Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
Ordinary people seem not to realize that those who really apply themselves in the right...
Are you not ashamed of caring so much for the making of money and for...
To fear death, my friends, is only to think ourselves wise, without being wise: for...
Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we...
Have the courage to live. Anyone can die.