Chilon of Sparta

Chilon of Sparta

was a Lacedaemonian and one of the Seven Sages of Greece.
As the touchstone tries gold, so gold tries men.More Chilon of Sparta quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
When strong, be merciful, if you would have the respect, not the fear of your neighbors.More Chilon of Sparta quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Whom drink made wits, though nature made them fools.More Chilon of Sparta quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
The tongue should not be suffered to outrun the mind.More Chilon of Sparta quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Have regard to the end.
[Lat., Finem respice (or Respice finem).]More Chilon of Sparta quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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