Quotes from Plato

I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.

How can you prove whether at this moment we are sleeping, and all our thoughts are a dream; or whether we are awake, and talking to one another in the waking state?

There are three classes of men; lovers of wisdom, lovers of honour, and lovers of gain.

I’m trying to think, don’t confuse me with facts.

Good people do not need laws to tell them to act responsibly, while bad people will find a way around the laws

Only the dead have seen the end of war.

(From ‘Brainy quotes’)