Plato Quotes

Plato Quotes: Welcome out of the cave, my friend. It's a bit colder out here, but the stars are just beautiful.
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Plato Quote: ... what we can be positive about is what we have just said, namely that they must be given the right education, whatever that may be, as the surest way to make them behave humanely to each other and the subjects in their charge.
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Quotes about Plato: What a poor appearance the tales of poets make when stripped of the colours which music puts upon them, and recited in simple prose.
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Quote about Plato: Even the gods love jokes.
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Plato Sayings: Only a philosopher's mind grows wings, since its memory always keeps it as close as possible to those realities by being close to which the gods are divine.
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Plato Saying: The power of the Good has taken refuge in the nature of the Beautiful
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Sayings about Plato: States are as the men, they grow out of human characters.
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Saying about Plato: Until philosophers hold power, neither states nor individuals will have rest from trouble.
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Plato Quotes: Virtue is relative to the actions and ages of each of us in all that we do.
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Plato Quote: Nothing is more unworthy of a wise man, or ought to trouble him more, than to have allowed more time for trifling, and useless things, than they deserve.
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Quotes about Plato: Conversion is not implanting eyes, for they exist already; but giving them a right direction, which they have not
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Quote about Plato: The real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
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Plato Sayings: Physical excellence does not of itself produce a good mind and character: on the other hand, excellence of mind and character will make the best of the physique it is given.
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Plato Saying: Grant that I may become beautiful in my soul within, and that all my external possessions may be in harmony with my inner self. May I consider the wise to be rich, and may I have such riches as only a person of self-restraint can bear or endure.
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Sayings about Plato: I shall assume that your silence gives consent.
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Saying about Plato: ...that in our state one man was to do one job, and the job he was naturally most suited for .. And further, we have often heard and often said that justice consists of minding your own business and not interfering with other people.
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Plato Quotes: They do certainly give very strange, and newfangled, names to diseases.
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Plato Quote: Mankind will never see an end of trouble until lovers of wisdom come to hold political power, or the holders of power become lovers of wisdom
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