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"To suffer the penalty of too much haste, which is too little speed." Plato
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"Truth is the beginning of every good to the gods, and of every good to man." Plato
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"Twice and thrice over, as they say, good is it to repeat and review what is good." Plato
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"Tyranny naturally arises out of democracy." Plato
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"Virtue is relative to the actions and ages of each of us in all that we do." Plato
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"Courage is knowing what not to fear." Plato
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"Few men are so obstinate in their atheism, that a pressing danger will not compel them to the acknowledgement of a divine power" Plato
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"Let us describe the education of our men. What then is the education to be? Perhaps we could hardly find a better than that which the experience of the past has already discovered, which consists, I believe, in gymnastic, for the body, and music for the mind." Plato
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"Poetry comes nearer to vital truth than history." Plato
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"The most important part of education is proper training in the nursery." Plato
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"The most effective kind of education is that a child should play amongst lovely things." Plato
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"Atheism is a disease of the soul, before it becomes an error of the understanding" Plato
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"The true lover of learning then must his earliest youth, as far as in him lies, desire all truth. . .He whose desires are drawn toward knowledge in every form will be absorbed in the pleasures of the soul, and will hardly feel bodily pleasures- -I me" Plato
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Documents that Mention Plato

Jonathan Baron - February 28, 2013 , PSA about P, S, and A (Plato, Socrates, and Aristotle)


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