"Poets utter great and wise things which they do not themselves understand."
"Great minds discuss ideas average minds discuss events small minds discuss people."Plato on Eleanor Roosevelt
"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."Plato on Albert Einstein
"Some are born great, some achieve greatness, and some have greatness thrust upon them."Plato on William Shakespeare
"One sees great things from the valley only small things from the peak."Plato on Gilbert K. Chesterton
"All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word: freedom, justice, honor, duty, mercy, hope."Plato on Winston Churchill
"He who is of calm and happy nature will hardly feel the pressure of age, but to him who is of an opposite disposition youth and age are equally a burden."
"Wisdom alone is the science of other sciences."
"There are two things a person should never be angry at, what they can help, and what they cannot."
"The beginning is the most important part of the work."
"Rhetoric is the art of ruling the minds of men."