Demosthenes Quotes

Top 44 wise famous quotes and sayings by Demosthenes

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Demosthenes quotes: What a man wishes, he will believe. What a man wishes, he will believe.
Demosthenes quotes: Small opportunities often presage great enterprises. Small opportunities often presage great enterprises.
Demosthenes quotes: We believe whatever we want to believe. We believe whatever we want to believe.
Demosthenes quotes: Beware lest in your anxiety to avoid war you obtain a master. Beware lest in your anxiety to avoid war you obtain a master.
Demosthenes quotes: Every dictator is an enemy of freedom, an opponent of law. Every dictator is an enemy of freedom, an opponent of law.
Demosthenes quotes: Excessive dealings with tyrants are not good for the security of free states. Excessive dealings with tyrants are not good for the security of free states.
Demosthenes quotes: The man who flies shall fight again.[Lat., Qui fugiebat, rusus praeliabitur.] The man who flies shall fight again.
[Lat., Qui fugiebat, rusus praeliabitur.]
Demosthenes quotes: The man who has received a benefit ought always to remember it, but he who has granted it ought to forget the fact at once. The man who has received a benefit ought always to remember it, but he who has granted it ought to forget the fact at once.
Demosthenes quotes: The fact speak for themselves. The fact speak for themselves.
Demosthenes quotes: Everything great is not always good, but all good things, are great. Everything great is not always good, but all good things, are great.
Demosthenes quotes: Clouds cannot cover secret places, nor denials conceal truth. Clouds cannot cover secret places, nor denials conceal truth.
Demosthenes quotes: Every advantage in the past is judged in the light of the final issue. Every advantage in the past is judged in the light of the final issue.
Demosthenes quotes: The most noble title any child can have is Third. The most noble title any child can have is Third.
Demosthenes quotes: The man who is in the highest state of prosperity, and who thinks his fortune is most secure, knows not if it will remain unchanged till the evening. The man who is in the highest state of prosperity, and who thinks his fortune is most secure, knows not if it will remain unchanged till the evening.
Demosthenes quotes: By persistent labor man may attain to all excellence. By persistent labor man may attain to all excellence.
Demosthenes quotes: One believes in what one wants to believe in.. One believes in what one wants to believe in..
Demosthenes quotes: What we wish, that we readily believe. What we wish, that we readily believe.
Demosthenes quotes: The best protection for the people is not necessarily to believe everything people tell them. The best protection for the people is not necessarily to believe everything people tell them.
Demosthenes quotes: The more able a man is, if he make ill use of his abilities, the more dangerous will he be to the commonwealth. The more able a man is, if he make ill use of his abilities, the more dangerous will he be to the commonwealth.
Demosthenes quotes: Nothing is easier than self-deceit. Nothing is easier than self-deceit.
Demosthenes quotes: To remind a man of the good turns you have done him is very much like a reproach. To remind a man of the good turns you have done him is very much like a reproach.
Demosthenes quotes: Nothing is easier than self-deceit.For what every man wishes,that he also believes to be true. Nothing is easier than self-deceit.
For what every man wishes,
that he also believes to be true.
Demosthenes quotes: Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises. Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
Demosthenes quotes: Whatever shall be to the advantage of all, may that prevail! Whatever shall be to the advantage of all, may that prevail!
Demosthenes quotes: All speech is vain and empty unless it be accompanied by action. All speech is vain and empty unless it be accompanied by action.
Demosthenes quotes: What a man wishes he generally believes to be true What a man wishes he generally believes to be true
Demosthenes quotes: What we have in us of the image of God is the love of truth and justice. What we have in us of the image of God is the love of truth and justice.
Demosthenes quotes: A man is his own easiest dupe, for what he wishes to be true he generally believes to be true. A man is his own easiest dupe, for what he wishes to be true he generally believes to be true.
Demosthenes quotes: No man who is not willing to help himself has any right to apply to his friends, or to the gods. No man who is not willing to help himself has any right to apply to his friends, or to the gods.
Demosthenes quotes: Virtue begins with understanding and is fulfilled by courage. Virtue begins with understanding and is fulfilled by courage.
Demosthenes quotes: The sower of the seed is assuredly the author of the whole harvest of mischief. The sower of the seed is assuredly the author of the whole harvest of mischief.