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Quote of Socrates - Employ your time in improving yourself...


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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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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Quotes about time:



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In rivers, the water that you touch is the last of what has passed and the first of that which comes; so with present time.”
Leonardo da Vinci
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Truth is the daughter of time, not of authority.”
Francis Bacon
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Time is a great master; it regulates things well.”
Pierre Corneille - Sertorius
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Those who make the worst use of their time are the first to complain of its brevity.”
Jean de La Bruyere - Les Caractères
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What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.”
Augustine of Hippo - Confessions
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It takes a long time to become young.”
Pablo Picasso
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Socrates also said...


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All I know is that I know nothing.”
Socrates
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Beware the barrenness of a busy life.”
Socrates
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He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.”
Socrates
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The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.”
Socrates
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Beauty is a short-lived tyranny.”
Socrates
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Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.”
Socrates
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