- Death may be the greatest of all human blessings.
- May the outward and inward man be at one.
- Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and
drink that they may live.
- Envy is the ulcer of the soul.
- The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing.
- I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.
- The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance.
- Having the fewest wants, I am nearest to the gods.
- I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
- The unexamined life is not worth living for man.
- To find yourself, think for yourself.