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Quote Left According to Democritus, truth lies at the bottom of a well, the water of which serves as a mirror in which objects may be reflected. I have heard, however, that some philosophers, in seeking for truth, to pay homage to her, have seen their own image and adored it instead. Quote Right
Quote Left The wrongdoer is more unfortunate than the man wronged. Quote Right
Quote Left I would rather discover one scientific fact than become King of Persia. Quote Right
Quote Left The pride of youth is in strength and beauty, the pride of old age is in discretion. Quote Right
Quote Left Tis hard to fight with anger, but the prudent man keeps it under control. Quote Right
Quote Left More men have become great through practice than by nature. Quote Right
Quote Left Democritus says, But we know nothing really for truth lies deep down. Quote Right
Quote Left Word is a shadow of a deed. Quote Right
Quote Left Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence. Quote Right
Quote Left Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul. Quote Right
Quote Left Democritus maintains that there can be no great poet without a spite of madness. Quote Right
Quote Left Nothing exists except atoms and empty space;everything else is opinion. Quote Right
Quote Left Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence. Quote Right
Quote Left Our sins are more easily remembered than our good deeds. Quote Right