Wisdom From the Ancient Greeks



Bust of Aristotle courtesy Wikimedia commons


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



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



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



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



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


Assembled by John Hawkins, Townhall May 4, 2016 

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