[ plato Quotes ]



Showing search results for Plato Quotes - 8 quotes about Plato - Dictionary Quotes
8 quotes

Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Truth
Aristotle

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 337 votes

Out of Plato come all things that are still written and debated about among men of thought.
Philosophers and Philosophy
Ralph Waldo Emerson

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 255 votes

The base emotions Plato banned have left a radio-active and not radiant land.
Nuclear Age
Libby Houston

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 262 votes

In Plato's opinion, man was made for philosophy; in Bacon's opinion, philosophy was made for man.
Philosophers and Philosophy
Thomas B. Macaulay

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 210 votes

Plato was a bore.
Philosophers and Philosophy
Friedrich Nietzsche

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 189 votes

Show me a genuine case of platonic friendship, and I shall show you two old or homely faces.
Friends and Friendship
Austin O'Malley

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 223 votes

All thought is naught but a footnote to Plato.
Thoughts and Thinking
George Santayana

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 246 votes

Philosophy does not regard pedigree, she received Plato not as a noble, but she made him one.
Philosophers and Philosophy
Seneca

Comment this quote | Permalink | Vote for this quote  | 233 votes
Research is what I'm doing when I don't know what I'm doing.
[ Research ] Wernher Von Braun