Socrates

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 Socrates

Socrates

He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Remember, no human condition is ever permanent. Then you will not be overjoyed in good fortune nor too scornful in misfortune.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
They are not only idle who do nothing, but they are idle also who might be better employed.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I pray thee, O God that I may be beautiful within.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Do not be angry with me if I tell you the truth.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
In childhood be modest, in youth temperate, in adulthood just, and in old age prudent.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Wisdom begins in wonder.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions; but those who kindly reprove thy faults.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Ordinary people seem not to realize that those who really apply themselves in the right way to philosophy are directly and of their own accord preparing themselves for dying and death.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The hottest love has the coldest end.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is necessary that one who really and truly fights for the right, if he is to survive even for a short time, shall act as a private man, not as a public man.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled [poets] to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least what they mean.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The fewer our wants the more we resemble the Gods.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Give me beauty in the inward soul; may the outward and the inward man be at one.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Whenever, therefore, people are deceived and form opinions wide of the truth, it is clear that the error has slid into their minds through the medium of certain resemblances to that truth.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
An unexamined life is not worth living.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
There is only one good -- knowledge; and only one evil -- ignorance.More Socrates [01/01/2000 12:01:00]

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