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"Philosophy begins with wonder" Socrates
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Philosophy   

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"Wonder is the feeling of a philosopher, and philosophy begins in wonder." Socrates
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Philosophy   

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"I decided that it was not wisdom that enabled [poets] to write their poetry, but a kind of instinct or inspiration, such as you find in seers and prophets who deliver all their sublime messages without knowing in the least what they mean." Socrates
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Instinct   

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"As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take which course he will, he will be sure to repent." Socrates
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Celibacy    Greek Philosopher   

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"If a rich man is proud of his wealth, he should not be praised until it is known how he employs it." Socrates
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"How much there is in the world I do not want" Socrates
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"The end of life is to be like God, and the soul following God will be like Him." Socrates
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"He is a man of courage who does not run away, but remains at his post and fights against the enemy." Socrates
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Courage    Greek Philosopher    inspirational   

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"Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings so that you shall come easily by what others have labored hard for" Socrates
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Improvement   

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"Beauty is a short-lived tyranny." Socrates
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Beauty    Greek Philosopher   

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"The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be." Socrates
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Famous    Greek Philosopher   

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"Whenever, therefore, people are deceived and form opinions wide of the truth, it is clear that the error has slid into their minds through the medium of certain resemblances to that truth." Socrates
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Deception    Opinions   

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"The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance." Socrates
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Evil    Good And Evil   

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"Oh dear Pan and all the other Gods of this place, grant that I may be beautiful inside. Let all my external possessions be in friendly harmony with what is within. May I consider the wise man rich. As for gold, let me have as much as a moderate man could bear and carry with him." Socrates
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Cute Love    Love    Sweet Love   

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"She soars on her own wings." Socrates
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"Woman once made equal to man becomes his superior" Socrates
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Equality   

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"Virtue does not come from wealth, but. . . wealth, and every other good thing which men have. . . comes from virtue." Socrates
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Men   

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

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"Get not your friends by bare compliments, but by giving them sensible tokens of your love." Socrates
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"It is not living that matters, but living rightly." Socrates
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Greek Philosopher    Living   

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"Let him that would move the world, first move himself." Socrates
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