Plato Quotes


The most effective kind of education is that a child should play amongst lovely things.
Wise men talk because they have something to say; fools, because they have to say something.
They deem him their worst enemy who tells them the truth.
Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.
Astronomy compels the soul to look upward and leads us from this world to another.
At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet.
A tyrant...is always stirring up some war or other, in order that the people may require a leader.
He who can properly define and divide is to be considered a god.
They deem him their worst enemy who tells them the truth.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle. Whatever deceives seems to produce a magical enchantment.

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