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.
More Quotes from Plato:Injustice is censured because the censures are afraid of suffering, and not from any fear which they have of doing injustice.
Time carries off all things wouldst thou exchange - Name, looks, nature, luck Just give time full range
The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life.
This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
When there is an income tax, the just will pay more and the unjust less
For the introduction of a new kind of music must be shunned as imperiling the whole state; since styles of music are never disturbed without affecting the most important political institutions.
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Conscious of our many problems, I seek today to lay a foundation to our public policy. My fundamental purpose is to devote my term of office to raising the standard of public service in New Jersey.
The evils of mortals are manifold; nowhere is trouble of the same wing seen.
If the stars should appear but one night every thousand years how man would marvel and stare.
Ralph Waldo Emerson