Woman learns how to hate in proportion as she forgets how to charm.
The spiritual activity of millennia is deposited in language.
For what purpose humanity is there should not even concern us: why you are here, that you should ask yourself: and if you have no ready answer, then set for yourself goals, high and noble goals, and perish in pursuit of them!
Even the bravest only rarely have courage for what they really know.
Although the most acute judges of the witches and even the witches themselves, were convinced of the guilt of witchery, the guilt nevertheless was non-existent. It is thus with all guilt.
O sancta simplicitas! What strange simplification and falsification mankind lives on! One can never cease to marvel once one has acquired eyes for this marvel! How we have made everything around us bright and free and easy and simple! How we have known how to bestow on our senses a passport to every
Those who cannot understand how to put their thoughts on ice should not enter into the heat of debate.
If there is something to pardon in everything, there is also something to condemn. Friedrich Nietzsch
If you have hitherto believed that life was one of the highest value and now see yourselves disappointed, do you at once have to reduce it to the lowest possible price?
Spirit is the life that itself cuts into life: with its own torment it increases its own knowledge. Did you already know that?
Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.
And a democracy, I suppose, comes into being when the poor, winning the victory, put to death some of the other party, drive out others, and grant the rest of the citizens an equal share in both citizenship and offices.
Knowledge of the soul is the only universal truth and the only wisdom - all other knowledge is transient.
The worst of all deceptions is self-deception.
God is a geometrician.
When you admonish a wrongdoer, do so gently, that it may not lead to hostility.
No man should bring children into the world who is unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education.
Arithmetic is a kind of knowledge in which the best natures should be trained, and which must not be given up.
The price of apathy towards public affairs is to be ruled by evil men.
Numbers are the highest degree of knowledge. It is knowledge itself.
What I say is that 'just' or 'right' means nothing but what is in the interest of the stronger party.
Human behavior flows from three main sources: desire, emotion, and knowledge.
Some thoughtlessly proclaim the Muses nine:A tenth is Sappho, maid divine.
A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers. P
To suffer the penalty of too much haste, which is too little speed. Plat
The beginning is half of the whole.
That man is wisest who, like Socrates, realizes that his wisdom is worthless
Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of the gods; desired by those who have no part in him, and precious to those who have the better part in him.
The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.
He who is not a good servant will not be a good master.