What I like to drink most is wine that belongs to others.
I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Dogs and philosophers do the greatest good and get the fewest rewards.
It is the privilege of the gods to want nothing, and of godlike men to want little.
Wise kings generally have wise counselors and he must be a wise man himself who is capable of distinguishing one.
When I look upon seamen, men of science and philosophers, man is the wisest of all beings when I look upon priests and prophets nothing is as contemptible as man.
Calumny is only the noise of madmen.
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.
No man is hurt but by himself
The art of being a slave is to rule one's master.
In a rich man's house there is no place to spit but his face.
Discourse on virtue and they pass by in droves, whistle and dance the shimmy, and you've got an audience.
Of what use is a philosopher who doesn't hurt anybody's feelings?
Modesty is the color of virtue.
Wise leaders generally have wise counselors because it takes a wise person themselves to distinguish them.
Those who have virtue always in their mouths, and neglect it in practice, are like a harp, which emits a sound pleasing to others, while itself is insensible of the music.
The foundation of every state is the education of its youth.
Man is the most intelligent of the animals - and the most silly.
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