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Quote of Socrates - He is richest who is content...


Biography - Socrates:

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

He is richest who is content with the least, for content is the wealth of nature.




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The wise man is rich
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If it be true that a man is rich who wants nothing, a wise man is a very rich man.
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Nature never said to me: Do not be poor; still less did she say: Be rich; her cry to me was always: Be independent.
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A propensity to hope and joy is real riches: One to fear and sorrow, real poverty.
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The greatest wealth is to live content with little.
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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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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.
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Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
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