Cunning... is but the low mimic of wisdom.
More Quotes from Plato:Poets utter great and wise things which they do not themselves understand.
Twice and thrice over, as they say, good is it to repeat and review what is good.
The punishment suffered by the wise who refuse to take part in the government, is to live under the government of bad men.
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.
Necessity... the mother of invention.
If one has made a mistake, and fails to correct it, one has made a greater mistake.
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There's no dearth of kindness In the world of ours; Only in our blindness We gather thorns for flowers.