Famous quotes by Sócrates
All men's souls are immortal, but the souls of the righteous are immortal and divine.Sócrates
As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take which course he will, he will be sure to repent.Sócrates
Be slow to fall into friendship but when thou art in, continue firm and constant.Sócrates
Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.Sócrates
Beauty is the bait which with delight allures man to enlarge his kind.Sócrates
Beware the barrenness of a busy life.Sócrates
By all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you'll become happy if you get a bad one, you'll become a philosopher.Sócrates
Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.Sócrates
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.Sócrates
He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his post and fights against the enemy.Sócrates
He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.Sócrates
I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled poets to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least what they mean.Sócrates
I know that I am intelligent, because I know that I know nothing.Sócrates
I only wish that ordinary people had an unlimited capacity for doing harm then they might have an unlimited power for doing good.Sócrates
My advice to you is get married: if you find a good wife you'll be happy if not, you'll become a philosopher.Sócrates
Not life, but good life, is to be chiefly valued.Sócrates
Ordinary people seem not to realize that those who really apply themselves in the right way to philosophy are directly and of their own accord preparing themselves for dying and death.Sócrates
Our prayers should be for blessings in general, for God knows best what is good for us.Sócrates
The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will be like Him.Sócrates
The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.Sócrates
The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.Sócrates
The unexamined life is not worth living.Sócrates
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.Sócrates
To know, is to know that you know nothing. That is the meaning of true knowledge.Sócrates
True knowledge exists in knowing that you know nothing.Sócrates
True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.Sócrates
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.Sócrates
Wisdom begins in wonder.Sócrates
Sócrates was a famous Brazilian footballer, who was born on February 19, 1954. As a person born on this date, Sócrates is listed in our database as the 46th most popular celebrity for the day (February 19) and the 123rd most popular for the year (1954).
People born on February 19 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Sócrates is the 1618th most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Sócrates's birthday, Sócrates is the 104th most famous Brazilian.
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