Posts Tagged ‘Socrates’

Quote of the day, April 18

April 18, 2017

Socrates, on teaching

“I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them to think.”

Quote of the day, March 28

March 27, 2016

Socrates, on knowledge

“Prefer knowledge to wealth, for the one is transitory, the other perpetual.”

Quote of the day, July 3

July 8, 2014

Socrates, on knowledge

“The only good is knowledge, and the only evil is ignorance.”

Quote of the day, May 14

May 14, 2014

Diogenes Laërtius, on materialism

“Socrates said, ‘Those who want fewest things are nearest to the gods.'”

Quote of the day, July 29

July 29, 2012

Socrates, on knowledge

“I cannot teach anybody anything. I can only make them think.”