Socrates Quotes

Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
Categories: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
beware-the-barrenness-of-a-busy-life
true-wisdom-comes-to-each-of-us-when-we-realize-how-little-we-understand-about-life-ourselves-and-the-world-around-us
the-unexamined-life-is-not-worth-living
true-knowledge-exists-in-knowing-that-you-know-nothing
death-may-be-the-greatest-of-all-human-blessings
our-prayers-should-be-for-blessings-in-general-for-god-knows-best-what-is-good-for-us
he-is-a-man-of-courage-who-does-not-run-away-but-remains-at-his-post-and-fights-against-the-enemy
the-way-to-gain-a-good-reputation-is-to-endeavor-to-be-what-you-desire-to-appear
the-greatest-way-to-live-with-honor-in-this-world-is-to-be-what-we-pretend-to-be
i-know-that-i-am-intelligent-because-i-know-that-i-know-nothing
to-know-is-to-know-that-you-know-nothing-that-is-the-meaning-of-true-knowledge
employ-your-time-in-improving-yourself-by-other-mens-writings-so-that-you-shall-gain-easily-what-others-have-labored-hard-for
all-mens-souls-are-immortal-but-the-souls-of-the-righteous-are-immortal-and-divine
he-is-richest-who-is-content-with-the-least-for-content-is-the-wealth-of-nature
wisdom-begins-in-wonder
the-only-true-wisdom-is-in-knowing-you-know-nothing
think-not-those-faithful-who-praise-all-thy-words-and-actions-but-those-who-kindly-reprove-thy-faults
in-childhood-be-modest-in-youth-temperate-in-adulthood-just-and-in-old-age-prudent
do-not-be-angry-with-me-if-i-tell-you-the-truth
man-must-rise-above-the-earth-o-the-top-of-the-atmosphere-and-beyond-for-only-thus-will-he-fully-understand-the-world-in-which-he-lives
some-people-put-walls-up-not-to-keep-people-out-but-to-see-who-cares-enough-to-knock-them-down
the-hottest-love-has-the-coldest-end
crito-i-owe-a-cock-to-asclepius-will-you-remember-to-pay-the-debt
by-all-means-marry-if-you-get-a-good-wife-youll-be-happy-if-you-get-a-bad-one-youll-become-a-philosopher
i-know-nothing-except-the-fact-of-my-ignorance
to-believe-without-evidence-and-demonstration-is-an-act-of-ignorance-and-folly
there-is-only-one-good-knowledge-and-one-evil-ignorance
contentment-is-natural-wealth-luxury-is-artificial-poverty
some-have-courage-in-pleasures-and-some-in-pains-some-in-desires-and-some-in-fears-and-some-are-cowards-under-the-same-conditions
children-today-are-tyrants-they-contradict-their-parents-gobble-their-food-and-tyrannize-their-teachers
one-should-never-do-wrong-in-return-nor-mistreat-any-man-no-matter-how-one-has-been-mistreated-by-him
an-unexamined-life-is-not-worth-living
only-the-extremely-ignorant-or-the-extremely-intelligent-can-resist-change
my-belief-is-that-to-have-no-wants-is-divine
employ-your-time-in-improving-yourself-by-other-mens-writings-so-that-you-shall-come-easily-by-what-others-have-labored-hard-for
let-him-who-would-move-the-world-first-move-himself
worthless-people-live-only-to-eat-and-drink-people-of-worth-eat-and-drink-only-to-live
living-well-and-beautifully-and-justly-are-all-one-thing
it-is-possible-that-a-man-could-live-twice-as-long-if-he-didnt-spend-the-first-half-of-his-life-acquiring-habits-that-shortens-the-other-half
i-cannot-teach-anybody-anything-i-can-only-make-them-think
the-difficulty-my-friends-is-not-in-avoiding-death-but-in-avoiding-unrighteousness-for-that-runs-faster-than-death
death-is-a-very-narrow-theme-but-it-reaches-a-wide-audience
by-all-means-get-married-if-you-find-a-good-wife-youll-be-happy-if-not-youll-become-a-philosopher
one-thing-i-know-that-i-know-nothing-this-is-the-source-of-my-wisdom
once-made-equal-to-man-woman-becomes-his-superior
woman-once-made-equal-to-man-becomes-his-superior
be-of-good-cheer-about-death-and-know-this-as-a-truth-that-no-evil-can-happen-to-a-good-man-either-in-life-or-after-death
i-swear-it-upon-zeus-an-outstanding-runner-cannot-be-the-equal-of-an-average-wrestler
i-am-a-citizen-not-of-athens-or-greece-but-of-the-world
a-multitude-of-books-distracts-the-mind
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-which-men-have--comes-from-virtue
if-a-rich-man-is-proud-of-his-wealth-he-should-not-be-praised-until-it-is-known-how-he-employs-it
from-the-enlightenment-of-music-comes-the-wisdom-of-silence
the-beginning-of-wisdom-is-the-definition-of-terms
from-the-deepest-desires-often-come-the-deadliest-hate
the-soul-like-the-body-accepts-by-practice-whatever-habit-one-wishes-it-to-contact
an-education-obtained-with-money-is-worse-than-no-education-at-all
to-find-yourself-think-for-yourself
the-soul-is-cured-its-maladies-by-certain-incantations-these-incantations-are-beautiful-reasons-from-which-temperance-is-generated-in-souls-socrates
the-end-life-is-to-be-like-unto-god-soul-following-god-will-be-like-unto-him-he-being-beginning-middle-end-all-things-socrates
there-are-two-kinds-disease-soul-vice-ignorance-socrates
the-alphabet-will-create-forgetfulness-in-learners-souls-they-will-trust-written-characters-not-remember-themselves-socrates
false-language-evil-in-itself-infects-soul-with-evil-socrates
a-free-soul-ought-not-to-pursue-any-study-slavishly-for-nothing-that-is-learned-under-compulsion-stays-with-mind-socrates
beloved-pan-all-ye-other-gods-who-haunt-this-place-give-me-beauty-in-inward-soul-may-outward-inward-man-be-one-socrates
by-far-greatest-most-admirable-form-wisdom-is-that-needed-to-plan-beautify-cities-human-communities-socrates
mans-life-is-like-drop-dew-on-leaf-socrates
the-examined-life-is-only-life-worth-living-socrates
the-real-danger-in-life-is-not-death-but-living-evil-life-socrates
you-are-not-only-good-to-yourself-but-the-cause-of-goodness-in-others-socrates
in-every-sort-danger-there-are-various-ways-winning-through-if-one-is-ready-to-do-say-anything-whatever-socrates
the-same-wind-is-blowing-yet-one-us-may-be-cold-other-not-socrates
understanding-question-is-half-answer-socrates
not-life-but-good-life-is-to-be-chiefly-valued-it-is-not-living-that-matters-but-living-rightly-the-unexamined-life-is-not-worth-living-socrates
an-unexamined-life-is-life-no-account-socrates
virtue-is-beauty-soul-socrates
the-misuse-language-induces-evil-in-soul-socrates
envy-is-ulcer-soul-socrates
the-years-wrinkle-our-skin-but-lack-enthusiasm-wrinkles-our-soul-socrates
to-find-father-all-is-hard-and-when-found-it-is-impossible-to-utter-him-socrates
be-good-cheer-about-death-know-this-truth-that-no-evil-can-happen-to-good-man-either-in-life-after-death-socrates