Wisdom From the Ancient Greeks

 

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Bust of Aristotle courtesy Wikimedia commons

 

* “The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.”

Aristotle

 

* “We hang the petty thieves and appoint the great ones to public office.

Aesop

 

* “Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.”

Aristotle

 

* “Society is well governed when its people obey the magistrate and the magistrates obey the law.”

Solon

 

*”Only the dead have seen the end of war.”                                                                            Plato

 

Assembled by John Hawkins, Townhall May 4, 2016 

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