Socrates Quotes


107 Socrates quotes:



"Envy is the ulcer of the soul"
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Envy Quotes
"The envious person grows lean with the fatness of their neighbor."
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Envy Quotes
"Once made equal to man, woman becomes his superior."
"Woman once made equal to man becomes his superior"
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Equality Quotes
"Enjoy yourself -- it's later than you think."
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Enjoyment Quotes
"Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds."
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Fame Quotes
"Fame is the perfume of heroic deeds"
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Fame Quotes
"Where there is reverence there is fear, but there is not reverence everywhere that there is fear, because fear presumably has a wider extension than reverence."
"The unexamined life is not worth living."
"True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us."
"I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing."
"An honest man is always a child."
"True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing."
"The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be."
"Regard your good name as the richest jewel you can possibly be possessed of - for credit is like fire; when once you have kindled it you may easily preserve it, but if you once extinguish it, you will find it an arduous task to rekindle it again. The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear."
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Fire Quotes
"My belief is that to have no wants is divine"
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Belief Quotes
"A multitude of books distracts the mind."
"The soul, like the body, accepts by practice whatever habit one wishes it to contact."
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Body Quotes
"Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us."
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Greek Philosopher Quotes Blessings Quotes
"Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers."
Author: Socrates Quotes Category: Children Quotes



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