Athens Quotes

"It is a habit of mankind to entrust to careless hope...

"It is a habit of mankind to entrust to careless hope what they long for, and to use sovereign reason to thrust aside what they do not desire." -Thuycidides of Athens
📅︎ Nov 14
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"There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself -...

"There are only two people who can tell you the truth about yourself - an enemy who has lost his temper and a friend who loves you dearly." – Antisthenes, Greek philosopher of Athens, disciple of Socrates (445-365bc)
📅︎ Aug 04
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