Quotes by Greek authors


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"Men should strive to think much and know little"
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"It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all"
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"It is godlike ever to think on something beautiful and on something new"
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"Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies"
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"It is the nature of the wise to resist pleasures, but the foolish to be a slave to them"
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"Cleverness is not wisdom"
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"Culture makes all men gentle"
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"Whom the gods love dies young"
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"Learn to bear bravely changes of fortune"
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"Safeguard the health both of body and soul"
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"As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom"
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"Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life"
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"Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few"
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"Silence at the proper season is wisdom, and better than any speech"
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"I had rather excel others in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent of my power and dominion"
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"I am not afraid of an army of lions led by a sheep; I am afraid of an army of sheep led by a lion"
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"Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion"
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"Change in all things is sweet"
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"But if nothing but soul, or in soul mind, is qualified to count, it is impossible for there to be time unless there is soul, but only that of which time is an attribute, i.e. if change can exist without soul"
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"Bring your desires down to your present means. Increase them only when your increased means permit"
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"Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms"
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"Bad men are full of repentance"
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"At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst"
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"Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right person and to the right degree and at the right time and for the right purpose, and in the right way - that is not within everybody's power and is not easy"
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"All virtue is summed up in dealing justly"
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"All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind"
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"All men by nature desire knowledge"
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