False words are not only evil in themselves, but they infect the soul with evil.

Author:

Explore More Quotes by Socrates

The unexamined life is not worth living.

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Be slow to fall into friendship, but when thou art in continue firm and constant.

Be slow to fall into friendship, but when thou art in continue firm and constant.

By all means marry. If you get a good wife you'll become happy, if you get a bad one you'll become

By all means marry. If you get a good wife you'll become happy, if you get a bad one you'll become a philosopher.

An honest man is always a child.

An honest man is always a child.

Related Quotes to Explore

    Educate your children to self-control, to the habit of holding passion and prejudice and evil tendencies subject to an upright and reasoning will, and you have done much to abolish misery from their future and crimes from society.

    Educate your children to self-control, to the habit of holding passion and prejudice and evil tendencies subject to an upright and reasoning will, and you have done much to abolish misery from their future and crimes from society.

    Of all the bad men, religious bad men are the worst.

    Of all the bad men, religious bad men are the worst.

    What we have forgotten is that thoughts and words are conventions, and that it is fatal to take conventions too seriously.

    What we have forgotten is that thoughts and words are conventions, and that it is fatal to take conventions too seriously. 

    Words and pictures are yin and yang. Married, they produce a progeny more interesting than either parent.

    Words and pictures are yin and yang. Married, they produce a progeny more interesting than either parent.

Search

By using our site you consent with the use of cookies.