Socrates Quotes

I thought to myself, 'I am wiser than this man neither of us knows anything that is really worthwhile, but he thinks he has knowledge when he has not, while I, having no knowledge, do not think that I have. I seem, at any rate, to be a little wiser than he is on this point I do not think that I know what I do not know.

~ Socrates

My belief is that to have no wants is divine.

~ Socrates

Think not those faithful who praise all thy words and actions but those who kindly reprove thy faults.

~ Socrates

Get not your friends by bare compliments, but by giving them sensible tokens of your love.

~ Socrates

I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.

~ Socrates

Do not do to others what angers you if done to you by others.

~ Socrates

My advice to you is get married if you find a good wife youll be happy if not, youll become a philosopher.

~ Socrates

Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.

~ Socrates

The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.

~ Socrates

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

~ Socrates

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