Mankind censure injustice fearing that they may be the victims of it, and not because they shrink from committing it.
Plato (c.427 - 347 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
Justice is having and doing what is one's own.
The knowledge of which geometry aims is the knowledge of the eternal.
Source: Republic, VII, 52.
No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
The life which is not examined is not worth living.
The greatest penalty of evildoing - namely, to grow into the likeness of bad men.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Democracy, which is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder, and dispensing a sort of equality to equals and unequals alike.
Source: The Republic. Book VIII. 558
Let early education be a sort of amusement; you will then be better able to find out the natural bent.
If a man neglects education, he walks lame to the end of his life.
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