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Plato Quotes

Greek Philosopher

They deem him their worst enemy who tells them the truth.

Category: Truth

Truth is its own reward.

Category: Truth

The people always have some champion whom they set over them and nurse into greatness. This and no other is the root from which a tyrant springs; when he first appears he is a protector.

Category: Tyranny

Self conquest is the greatest of victories.

Category: Victory

The most virtuous are those who content themselves with being virtuous without seeking to appear so.

Category: Virtue

Wealth is well known to be a great comforter.

Category: Wealth

The wisest have the most authority.

Category: Wisdom

Wisdom alone is the science of others sciences.

Category: Wisdom

Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.

Category: Wisdom

Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.

Category: Worry