Justice means minding one's own business and not meddling with other men's concerns.
Quote by Plato
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He who is not a good servant will not be a good master.
He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age, but to him who is of an opposite disposition youth and age are equally a burden.
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
Knowledge becomes evil if the aim be not virtuous.
It is a common saying, and in everybody's mouth, that life is but a sojourn.
Courage is a kind of salvation.
I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident they came by work.
Knowledge is true opinion.
Attention to health is life's greatest hindrance.
Entire ignorance is not so terrible or extreme an evil, and is far from being the greatest of all too much cleverness and too much learning, accompanied with ill bringing-up, are far more fatal.
Open markets offer the only realistic hope of pulling billions of people in developing countries out of abject poverty, while sustaining prosperity in the industrialized world.
The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.
There's nothing like a home-cooked meal - nothing! When people ask me what the best restaurant in L.A. is, I say, 'Uh, my house.' It's more intimate. Food can connect people in a forever sort of way.
These endless legal challenges that define elections in New York are a joke in this country, and they are the reason why it is so expensive, or one of the reasons, it's so expensive to run here and why so many people decide not to run.
Sometimes what works 40 years ago doesn't work today.
Well-written words are music.
Of course, the ideal scenario for parenting is obviously two parents of a mature age.
I don't think the human mind can comprehend the past and the future. They are both just illusions that can manipulate you into thinking theres some kind of change.
Death is not an event in life: we do not live to experience death. If we take eternity to mean not infinite temporal duration but timelessness, then eternal life belongs to those who live in the present.
It's like gambling somehow. You go out for a night of drinking and you don't know where your going to end up the next day. It could work out good or it could be disastrous. It's like the throw of the dice.