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Solon Quotes

Greek Statesman

Put more trust in nobility of character than in an oath.

Category: Aristocracy

Society is well governed when its people obey the magistrates, and the magistrates obey the law.

Category: Government

Let no man be called happy before his death. Till then, he is not happy, only lucky.

Category: Happiness

No man is happy; he is at best fortunate.

Category: Happiness

I grow old learning something new every day.

Category: Learning

Speech is the mirror of action.

Category: Speech

Rich people without wisdom and learning are but sheep with golden fleeces.

Category: Wealth