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Socrates

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Biography - Socrates:

*Approximate years of birth and death.
Born: -469 - Died: -399
Period:
5th century BC
Place of birth: Greece
Greece

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True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.
Socrates




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As soon as you trust yourself, you will know how to live.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - Faust: A Tragedy
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Man arrives a novice at every age of life.”
Nicolas Chamfort - Maximes et pensées
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There is more to life than increasing its speed.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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To live means to love, but above all, to love life.”
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Give every day the chance to become the most beautiful day of your life.”
Mark Twain - Quotation of uncertain origin
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My life is my message.”
Mahatma Gandhi
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The most certain sign of wisdom is cheerfulness.”
Michel de Montaigne
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Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.”
Epicurus
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Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another.”
Decimus Iunius Iuvenalis - Satires
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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.”
Isaac Asimov
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Silence is often the truest wisdom.”
Pindar
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Human wisdom consists in a knowledge of the order in which it is profitable to know things;”
Leo Tolstoy
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All I know is that I know nothing.”
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Beware the barrenness of a busy life.”
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He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.”
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The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.”
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Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.”
Socrates
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Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.”
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