Much more wretched than lackof health inthe body, it is to dwell with a soul that is not healthy, but corrupt.Plato
The wisest of you men is he who has realized, like Socrates, that in respect of wisdom he is really worthless.Plato
For myself I am fairly certain that no wise man believes anyone sins willingly or willingly perpetrates any evil or base act.Plato
Beholding beauty with the eye of the mind, he will be enabled to bring forth, not images of beauty, but realities (for he has hold not of an image but of a reality), and bringing forth and nourishing true virtue to become the friend of God and be immortal, if mortal man may.Plato
[Aristotle] was the most eminent of all the pupils of Plato.... He seceded from Plato while he was still alive; so that they tell a story that [Plato] said, " Aristotle has kicked us off, just as chickens do their mother after they have been hatched."Plato
Is the world created or uncreated? – that is the first question. Created, I reply, being visible and tangible and having a body, and therefore sensible; and if sensible, then created; and if created, made by a cause, and the cause is the ineffable father of all things, who had before him an eternal archetype.Plato
Create and save customized word lists. Sign up today and start improving your vocabulary!