The true creator is necessity, who is the mother of our invention
More Quotes from Plato:Seven years of silent inquiry are needful for a man to learn the truth, but fourteen in order to learn how to make it known to his fellowmen.
Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws.
If the study of all these sciences which we have enumerated, should ever bring us to their mutual association and relationship, and teach us the nature of the ties which bind them together, I believe that the diligent treatment of them will forward the objects which we have in view, and that the labor, which otherwise would be fruitless, will be well bestowed.
Poetry comes nearer to vital truth than history.
A man left gold another took it left a noose, So the first hanged himself having but life to lose
Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not be the greatest good.
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You see I found I didn't have to act to be happy.
Each had defended his own country; the Germans Germany, the Frenchmen France; they had done their duty.
But I tend to think of the expressive part of me as rather tedious - never curious or responsive, but blind and self-serving.