Wealth is the parent of luxury and indolence, and poverty of meanness and viciousness, and both of discontent.
Plato (c.427 - 347 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
If women are expected to do the same work as men, we must teach them the same things.
Thinking is the talking of the soul with itself.
Never discourage anyone who continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors.
Philosophy is the highest music.
A tyrant . . . is always stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require a leader.
The life which is unexamined is not worth living.
All wars are fought for the sake of getting money.
Whence comes war and fighting, and factions? Whence but from the body and the lust of the body? Wars are occasioned by the love of money, and money has to be acquired for the same and service of the body.
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