Knowledge without justice ought to be called cunning rather than wisdom.
Quote by Plato
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Justice means minding one's own business and not meddling with other men's concerns.
Attention to health is life's greatest hindrance.
Good actions give strength to ourselves and inspire good actions in others.
Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.
It is a common saying, and in everybody's mouth, that life is but a sojourn.
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman and however we deceive ourselves, as dear unto God is the poor peasant as the mighty prince.
We are twice armed if we fight with faith.
The man who makes everything that leads to happiness depends upon himself, and not upon other men, has adopted the very best plan for living happily. This is the man of moderation, the man of manly character and of wisdom.
Nothing can be more absurd than the practice that prevails in our country of men and women not following the same pursuits with all their strengths and with one mind, for thus, the state instead of being whole is reduced to half.
What we think determines what happens to us, so if we want to change our lives, we need to stretch our minds.
Dreams have only one owner at a time. That's why dreamers are lonely.
I want to be very close to someone I respect and admire and have somebody who feels the same way about me.
King Louis Philippe once said to me that he attributed the great success of the British nation in political life to their talking politics after dinner.
But I think it's up to a local congregation to determine whether or not a marriage should be blessed of God. And it shouldn't be up to the government.
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements are rather of the nature of universals, whereas those of history are singulars.
To be able to sit in Donald Trump's apartment and talk about the future of corporate real estate was amazing.
And let me make this very clear - unlike President Obama, I will not raise taxes on the middle class. As president, I will protect the sanctity of life. I will honor the institution of marriage. And I will guarantee America's first liberty: the freedom of religion.
My second husband believed I had such a fickle attitude to friendship that each Friday he would update the list of my 'Top Ten' friends in the manner of a Top Of The Pops chart countdown.
Women's virtue is frequently nothing but a regard to their own quiet and a tenderness for their reputation.