Greek philosopher; b. 470 BCE; d. 399 BCE
Aphorisms Attributed to This Aphorist
As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take the course he will. He will be sure to repent.
Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat and drink that they may live.
My advice to you is to get married. If you find a good wife, you'll be happy; if not, you'll become a philosopher.
The greatest way to live with honor in this world is to be what we pretend to be.