Quotes by Plato

Plato

Plato

Greek philosopher

Alive from: 427 BC - 347 BC

Category: Philosophers

Quotes 61 till 75 of 98.

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    Submit to the present evil, lest a greater one befall you.
    Source: Phaedrus
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    Success tempts many to their ruin.
    Source: Phaedrus
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    The beginning is the most important part of the work.
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    The excessive increase of anything causes a reaction in the opposite direction.
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    The heaviest penalty for deciding to engage in politics is to be ruled by someone inferior to yourself.
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    The humble are in danger when those in power disagree.
    Source: Phaedrus
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    The mind ought sometimes to be diverted, that it may return the better to thinking.
    Source: Phaedrus
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    The most important part of education is proper training in the nursery.
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    The most virtuous are those who content themselves with being virtuous without seeking to appear so.
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    The people always have some champion whom they set over them and nurse into greatness. This and no other is the root from which a tyrant springs; when he first appears he is a protector.
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    The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is to live under the government of worse men.
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    The wisest have the most authority.
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    There are few people so stubborn in their atheism who when danger is pressing in will not acknowledge the divine power.
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    There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honor, and lovers of gain.
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    There must always remain something that is antagonistic to good.
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