Socrates

"True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing."


Rating: 2.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Remember that there is nothing stable in human affairs; therefore avoid undue elation in prosperity, or undue depression in adversity."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Be of good cheer about death and know this as a truth - that no evil can happen to a good man, either in life or after death. "


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing."


Rating: 6.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"He who is not contented with what he has, would not be contented with what he would like to hale."


Rating: 5.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Woman once made equal to man becomes his superior."


Rating: 5.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature."


Rating: 5.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take the course he will. He will be sure to repent."


Rating: 4.50 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live."


Rating: 3.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"The poets are only the interpreters of the Gods."


Rating: 5.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"By all means marry; if you get a good wife, you'll be happy. If you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Philosophy begins with wonder."


Rating: 5.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Death may be the greatest of all human blessings."


Rating: 6.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds."


Rating: 4.80 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel."


Rating: 6.33 (Number of Voters: 3)

"Be slow to fall into friendship; but when thou are in, continue firm and constant."


Rating: 5.50 (Number of Voters: 4)

"False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil."


Rating: 4.75 (Number of Voters: 4)

"Call no man unhappy until he is married."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"The hour of departure has arrived, and we go our ways - I to die and you to live. Which is the better, only God knows."


Rating: 7.60 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Remember, no human condition is ever permanent. Then you will not be overjoyed in good fortune nor too scornful in misfortune."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 5)

"Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others."


Rating: 6.67 (Number of Voters: 3)

"I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think."


Rating: 6.25 (Number of Voters: 4)

"I know nothing except the fact of my ignorance."


Rating: 2.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"One who is injured ought not to return the injury, for on no account can it be right to do an injustice; and it is not right to return an injury, or to do evil to any man, however much we have suffered from him."


Rating: 7.00 (Number of Voters: 1)

"What a lot of things there are a man can do without."


Rating: 6.00 (Number of Voters: 2)

"Envy is the ulcer of the soul."


Rating: 7.33 (Number of Voters: 3)