Attention to health is life greatest hindrance.
We ought to fly away from earth to heaven as quickly as we can; and to fly away is to become like God, as far as this is possible; and to become like him is to become holy, just, and wise.
Honesty is for the most par less profitable than dishonesty.
Man is a being in search of meaning.
Man is a two-legged animal without feathers.
Even the gods love jokes.
I have good hope that there is something after death.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
All learning has an emotional base.
Ignorance of all things is an evil neither terrible nor excessive, nor yet the greatest of all; but great cleverness and much learning, if they be accompanied by a bad training, are a much greater misfortune.
To the rulers of the state then, if to any, it belongs of right to use falsehood, to deceive either enemies or their own citizens, for the good of the state: and no one else may meddle with this privilege.
Category: Lies And Lying
At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet.
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of the Gods.
Love is a serious mental disease.
They do certainly give very strange, and newfangled, names to diseases.