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Remember how in that communion only, beholding beauty w ... Read Full Quote
Thinking The talking of the soul with itself. ... Read Full Quote
Nothing can be more absurd than the practice that preva ... Read Full Quote
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in pol ... Read Full Quote
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet. ... Read Full Quote
Wise men talk because they have something to say fools, ... Read Full Quote
If women are expected to do the same work as men, we mu ... Read Full Quote
Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the b ... Read Full Quote
So as this only point among the rest remaineth sure and ... Read Full Quote
The harder you work, the luckier you get. ... Read Full Quote
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act respon ... Read Full Quote
The true lover of learning then must his earliest youth ... Read Full Quote
Philosophy is the highest music. ... Read Full Quote
The most effective kind of education is that a child sh ... Read Full Quote
Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punis ... Read Full Quote
You can discover more about a person in an hour of play ... Read Full Quote
The greatest wealth is to live content with little. ... Read Full Quote
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battl ... Read Full Quote
The learning and knowledge that we have, is, at the mos ... Read Full Quote
The life which is unexamined is not worth living. ... Read Full Quote
Attention to health is life's greatest hindrance. ... Read Full Quote
Life must be lived as play. ... Read Full Quote
Ignorance, the root and the stem of every evil. ... Read Full Quote
No human thing is of serious importance. ... Read Full Quote
Never discourage anyone...who continually makes progres ... Read Full Quote
Laws are partly formed for the sake of good men, in ord ... Read Full Quote
There is no such thing as a lover's oath. ... Read Full Quote
Man...is a tame or civilized animal never the less, he ... Read Full Quote
The price good men pay for indifference to public affai ... Read Full Quote
Death is not the worst than can happen to men. ... Read Full Quote
The hour of departure has arrived, and we go our ways - ... Read Full Quote
Must not all things at the last be swallowed up in deat ... Read Full Quote
No evil can happen to a good man, either in life or aft ... Read Full Quote
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they i ... Read Full Quote
You cannot conceive the many without the one. ... Read Full Quote
The partisan, when he is engaged in a dispute, cares no ... Read Full Quote
They certainly give very strange names to diseases. ... Read Full Quote
He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the ... Read Full Quote
I have hardly ever known a mathematician who was capabl ... Read Full Quote
The beginning is the most important part of the work. ... Read Full Quote
Mankind censure injustice fearing that they may be the ... Read Full Quote
The greatest penalty of evildoing - namely, to grow int ... Read Full Quote
Friends have all things in common. ... Read Full Quote
Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads us ... Read Full Quote
Everything that deceives may be said to enchant. ... Read Full Quote
You are young, my son, and, as the years go by, time wi ... Read Full Quote
There are three arts which are concerned with all thing ... Read Full Quote
The soul of man is immortal and imperishable. ... Read Full Quote
When there is an income tax, the just man will pay more ... Read Full Quote
The people have always some champion whom they set over ... Read Full Quote
Wealth is the parent of luxury and indolence, and pover ... Read Full Quote
The direction in which education starts a man will dete ... Read Full Quote