Democritus Quotes

Do not trust all men, but trust men of worth; the former course is silly, the latter a mark of prudence.

Trust Quotes, Men Quotes, Worth Quotes

Raising children is an uncertain thing; success is reached only after a life of battle and worry.

Children Quotes, Success Quotes, Life Quotes, Worry Quotes

Happiness resides not in possessions, and not in gold, happiness dwells in the soul.

Happiness Quotes, Possessions Quotes


Throw moderation to the winds, and the greatest pleasures bring the greatest pains.

Great Quotes, Pain Quotes, Moderation Quotes

Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.

Opinion Quotes

Now as of old the gods give men all good things, excepting only those that are baneful and injurious and useless. These, now as of old, are not gifts of the gods: men stumble into them themselves because of their own blindness and folly.

Men Quotes

If thou suffer injustice, console thyself; the true unhappiness is in doing it.

Happiness Quotes, Injustice Quotes

Hope of ill gain is the beginning of loss.

Beginning Quotes, Hope Quotes

It is greed to do all the talking but not to want to listen at all.

Greed Quotes

Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.

Desire Quotes

By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.

Rich Quotes