30 Short Quotes by Socrates

Short Quotes by Socrates - Be Yourself Quotes to Motivate by PhilosopherSocrates born around 470 BC, in Athens, Greece. He was a Classical Greek Philosopher who made a Huge impact on Western logic and Philosophy. He emphasized that Great leaders should have Knowledge, Virtue and a complete Understanding of Themselves.


 

To find Yourself, Think for Yourself.

Let him that would Move the world, first move Himself.



The nearest way to Glory is to Strive to be what you Wish to be thought to be.

Every action has its Pleasures and its Price.

Don’t Do to others what Angers you if done to you by Others.

Be Kind, for Everyone you meet is Fighting a Hard battle.

To Move the world we must move Ourselves.

The only True wisdom is in knowing, you know Nothing.

Be As you wish to Seem.

Thou shouldst eat to live, not live to Eat.

Not life, But good life, is to be chiefly Valued.

Contentment is Natural wealth, Luxury is Artificial Poverty.

The Mind is Everything.. what you Think you Become.

It is Better to Change an Opinion than to Persist in a Wrong one.

Education is the Kindling of a flame, not the filling of a Vessel.

Be slow to fall into Friendship but when you are in, continue Firm and Constant.

The only Good is Knowledge and the only Evil is Ignorance.

Prefer knowledge to Wealth, for the one is Transitory, the other Perpetual.

Those who are Hardest to Love, need it the most.

Wonder is the beginning of Wisdom.

The Misuse of language induces Evil in the Soul.

Understanding a Question is Half an Answer.

There is no Greater Evil one can Suffer than to Hate reasonable discourse.

Beware the Barrenness of a busy life.

From the deepest Desires often come the Deadliest Hate.

The Greatest way to live with Honor in this world is to be, what we Pretend to be.

Nothing is to be preferred before Justice.

Happiness is Unrepentant Pleasure.

There are two kinds of disease of the soul, Vice and Ignorance.

Envy is the Ulcer of the Soul.




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