Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise, the amazement of the Gods.
More Quotes from Plato:Someday, in the distant future, our grandchildren's grandchildren will develop a new equivalent of our classrooms. They will spend many hours in front of boxes with fires glowing within. May they have the wisdom to know the difference between light and knowledge.
A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.
Nothing in the affairs of men is worthy of great anxiety.
When the mind is thinking it is talking to itself.
There's a victory, and defeat; the first and best of victories, the lowest and worst of defeats which each man gains or sustains at the hands not of another, but of himself.
All things will be produced in superior quantity and quality, and with greater ease, when each man works at a single occupation, in accordance with his natural gifts, and at the right moment, without meddling with anything else.
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I'm learning to accept the lack of privacy as the real downer in my profession.
I mean simply to say that I want my characters to suggest the background in themselves, even when it is not visible. I want them to be so powerfully realized that we cannot imagine them apart from their physical and social context even when we see them in empty space.
Human history in essence is the history of ideas.
H. G. Wells