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Agathon Quotes

Athenian tragic poet and friend of Socrates.
(c. 445 BC - c. 400 BC)

Everyone becomes a poet whom Love touches.

The improvement of the mind improves the heart and corrects the understanding.

There are some vile and contemptible men who, allowing themselves to be conquered by misfortune, seek a refuge in death.

This only is denied to God: the power to undo the past.