Plato Quotes on art

The direction in which education starts a man will determine his future in life... view

By: Plato

The most important part of education is proper training in the nursery... view

By: Plato

The punishment which the wise suffer who refuse to take part in the government, is to live under the government of worse men... view

By: Plato

The beginning is the most important part of the work... view

By: Plato

Rhetoric is the art of ruling the minds of men... view

By: Plato

Honesty is for the most part less profitable than dishonesty... view

By: Plato

If particulars are to have meaning, there must be universals... view

By: Plato

I exhort you also to take part in the great combat, which is the combat of life, and greater than every other earthly conflict... view

By: Plato

Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet... view

By: Plato

Hardly any human being is capable of pursuing two professions or two arts rightly... view

By: Plato

One man cannot practice many arts with success... view

By: Plato

One of the penalties for refusing to participate in politics is that you end up being governed by your inferiors... view

By: Plato

Justice in the life and conduct of the State is possible only as first it resides in the hearts and souls of the citizens... view

By: Plato

We ought to fly away from earth to heaven as quickly as we can.. view

By: Plato

All the gold which is under or upon the earth is not enough to give in exchange for virtue... view

By: Plato

All men are by nature equal, made all of the same earth by one Workman.. view

By: Plato

Le plus grand mal, à part l'injustice, serait que l'auteur de l'injustice ne paie pas la peine de sa faute... view

By: Plato

La vie, qui a en partage la tempérance, le courage, la sagesse, ou la santé, est plus agréable que celle où se trouvent l'intempérance, la lâcheté, la folie ou la maladie... view

By: Plato

L'un des préjudices d'avoir refusé de prendre part à la vie politique est que vous finissez par être gouverné par vos subordonnés... view

By: Plato

La plupart des hommes au pouvoir deviennent des méchants... view

By: Plato