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81 Famous Quotes by Socrates
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Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only to live.

Drinking Quotes, by Socrates

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The difficulty, my friends, is not in avoiding death, but in avoiding unrighteousness; for that runs faster than death.

Righteousness Quotes, by Socrates

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Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing which men have. . . comes from virtue.

Virtue Quotes, by Socrates

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Sometimes you have to let go to see if there was anything worth holding on to.

Worth Quotes, by Socrates

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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.

Bereavement Quotes, by Socrates

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

Inspirational Quotes, by Socrates

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As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take which course he will-he will be sure to repent it.

Inspirational Quotes, by Socrates

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

Inspirational Quotes, by Socrates

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What you cannot enforce, do not command.

Politics / government Quotes, by Socrates

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Let him that would move the world first move himself.

Advice / experience / wisdom Quotes, by Socrates

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

Dishonesty Quotes, by Socrates

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He is richest who is content with the least.

Miscellaneous Quotes, by Socrates

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

Wealth Quotes, by Socrates

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The hour of departure has arrived and we go our ways; I to die, and you to live. Which is better? Only God knows.

Departure Quotes, by Socrates

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When you belong to a minority, you have to be better in order to have the right to be equal.

Equality Quotes, by Socrates

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Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior.

Equality Quotes, by Socrates

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Worthless people live only to eat and drink; people of worth eat and drink only to live.

Food Quotes, by Socrates

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The sum of intelligence on the planet is a constant; the population is growing.

Intelligence Quotes, by Socrates

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Nothing is to be preferred before justice.

Justice Quotes, by Socrates

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Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.

Children Quotes, by Socrates

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From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.

Hatred Quotes, by Socrates

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Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers.

Inspirational Quotes, by Socrates

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The nearest way to glory is to strive to be what you wish to be thought to be.

Inspirational Quotes, by Socrates

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

Inspirational Quotes, by Socrates

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If a man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it.

Politics / government Quotes, by Socrates

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