I was really too honest a man to be a politician and live.
Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle.
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.
Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel
I am a citizen, not of Athens or Greece, but of the world
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Let him who would move the world first move himself.
I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.
If a rich man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it.
Give me beauty in the inward soul; may the outward and the inward man be at one.
False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.
The easiest and noblest way is not to be disabling to others but to be improving yourselves.