Enter one or two keywords to search these Relationship Quotes.

Hint: keep it simple, like life or moving on




Facebook share   Tweet This   Email this

Home  |  Love Quotes  |  Sister Quotes  |  About
Topics:   A-   B-   Ca-   Co-   D-   E-   F-   G-   H-    I-    J-K-L   M-   N-O   Pa-   Pr-   Q-R   Sa-   Sk-   T-   U-V-W-X-Y-Z

Quotes about Soul
by Plato

Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for
the education of its virtue.
- Plato

Related topics: Music

Music and rhythm find their way
into the secret places of the soul.
- Plato

Music is a moral law.
It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind,
flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything.
- Plato

Thinking: the talking of the soul with itself.
- Plato

 

The eyes of the soul of the multitudes are unable to
endure the vision of the divine.
- Plato

To go to the world below, having a soul which is like
a vessel full of injustice,
is the last and worst of all the evils.
- Plato

It is clear to everyone that astronomy at all events
compels the soul to look upwards,
and draws it from the things of this world to the other.
- Plato

Please sign-up for my free Daily Inspiration email. Thank you, Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Astronomy compels the soul to look upwards and leads
us from this world to another.
- Plato

And what, Socrates, is the food of the soul? Surely,
I said, knowledge is the food of the soul.
- Plato

Let parents bequeath to their children
not riches, but the spirit of reverence.
- Plato

Life must be lived as play.
- Plato

The part can never be well unless the whole is well.
- Plato

There is no such thing as a lovers' oath.
- Plato

The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
- Plato

Attention to health is life greatest hindrance.
- Plato

Silence gives consent.
- 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.
- Plato

We are twice armed if we fight with faith.
- Plato

Poetry is nearer to vital truth than history.
- Plato

The beginning is the most important part of the work.
- Plato

There are two things a person should never be angry at,
what they can help, and what they cannot.
- Plato

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
- Plato

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

They certainly give very strange names to diseases.
- Plato

Love is the joy of the good, the wonder of the wise,
the amazement of the Gods.
- Plato

Tyranny naturally arises out of democracy.
- Plato

The good is the beautiful.
- Plato

Love is a grave mental disease.
- Plato

This and no other is the root from which a tyrant springs;
when he first appears he is a protector.
- Plato

No one is a friend to his friend who does not love in return.
- Plato

Must not all things at the last be swallowed up in death?
- Plato

Justice means minding one's own business and not meddling
with other men's concerns.
- Plato

We ought to esteem it of the greatest importance that
the fictions which children first hear should be adapted
in the most perfect manner to the promotion of virtue.
- Plato

There must always remain something that is antagonistic to good.
- Plato

Poets utter great and wise things which they do not themselves understand.
- Plato

States are as the men, they grow out of human characters.
- Plato

Apply yourself both now and in the next life.
Without effort, you cannot be prosperous.
Though the land be good, You cannot have an abundant
crop without cultivation.
- Plato

The highest reach of injustice is to be deemed just when you are not.
- Plato

Wise men speak because they have something to say;
Fools because they have to say something.
- Plato

Rhetoric is the art of ruling the minds of men.
- Plato

Our object in the construction of the state is the
greatest happiness of the whole,
and not that of any one class.
- Plato

He who commits injustice is ever made more wretched than he who suffers it.
- Plato

You can discover more about a person in an hour of
play than in a year of conversation.
- Plato

The community which has neither poverty nor riches
will always have the noblest principles.
- Plato

Not to help justice in her need would be an impiety.
- Plato

When men speak ill of thee, live so as nobody may believe them.
- Plato

Then not only custom, but also nature affirms that
to do is more disgraceful than to suffer injustice,
and that justice is equality.
- Plato

People are like dirt.
They can either nourish you and help you grow as a
person or they can stunt your growth and make you wilt and die.
- Plato

It is a common saying, and in everybody's mouth,
that life is but a sojourn.
- Plato

Ignorance, the root and stem of all evil.
- Plato

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

No law or ordinance is mightier than understanding.
- Plato

No man should bring children into the world who is
unwilling to persevere to the end in their nature and education.
- Plato

Excess of liberty, whether it lies in state or individuals,
seems only to pass into excess of slavery.
- Plato

The wisest have the most authority.
- Plato

A good decision is based on knowledge and not on numbers.
- Plato

No one ever teaches well who wants to teach,
or governs well who wants to govern.
- Plato

To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful
in an educated and disciplined way.
- Plato

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

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

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

Democracy...
is a charming form of government, full of variety and disorder;
and dispensing a sort of equality to equals and unequals alike.
- Plato

This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are.
- Plato

He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age,
but to him who is of an opposite disposition youth
and age are equally a burden.
- Plato

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark;
the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
- Plato

Opinion is the medium between knowledge and ignorance.
- Plato

He who is not a good servant will not be a good master.
- Plato

They do certainly give very strange,
and newfangled,
names to diseases.
- Plato

Wealth is well known to be a great comforter.
- Plato

Man never legislates, but destinies and accidents,
happening in all sorts of ways, legislate in all sorts of ways.
- Plato

Democracy passes into despotism.
- Plato


Thank you for visiting: Quotes about Soul by Plato.

Please sign up on the form below to receive
my Free Daily Inspiration - Daily Quotes email.

You can also search my large collection of Relationship Quotes and Sayings.

May the world be kind to you,
and may your own thoughts be gentle upon yourself.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Sign-up for your free subscription to my Daily Inspiration - Daily Quote email.

Your E-Mail Address:
Your Name:

To confirm your subscription, you must click on a link in the email being sent to you.

Each email contains an unsubscribe link. We will NEVER sell, rent, loan, or abuse your email address in ANY way.

Love and Relationship Quotes


Find Quotes by Author



Read about copyright, terms of use, contact information, and more.