To find yourself, think for yourself.
More quotes by Socrates
No man undertakes a trade he has not learned, even the meanest; yet everyone thinks himself sufficiently qualified for the hardest of all trades, that of government.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men’s writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.
More quotes about Wisdom
Except during the nine months before he draws his first breath, no man manages his affairs as well as a tree. We are inclined to believe those whom we do not know because they have never deceived us.
The worst sin toward our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be indifferent to them: that’s the essence of inhumanity.
She was not quite what you would call refined. She was not quite what you would call unrefined. She was the kind of person that keeps a parrot.