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Pay attention to your enemies. They are the first to discover your mistakes.
The school of hard knocks is an accelerated curriculum.
-Menander (342-292 BC)
Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food,
and tyrannize their teachers. What will become of them?
This world is truly coming to an end.
We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.
The man who procrastinates struggles with ruin.
Hesiod (B.C. 800?)
Truth is the cry of all, but the game of the few.
There are two sentences inscribed upon the Ancient oracle...
"Know thyself" and "Nothing too much"; and upon these all
other precepts depend.
Plutarch (46-120 A.D.)
The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without
Though you break your heart, men will go on as before.
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