Socrates had a student named Plato, Plato had a student named Aristotle, and Aristotle had a student named Alexander the Great.
— Tom Morris

Our tradition of political thought had its definite beginning in the teachings of plato and Aristotle. I believe it came to a no less definite end in the theories of Karl Marx.
Hannah Arendt plato quote

I owe what is best in my own development to the impression made by Kant's works, the sacred writings of the Hindus, and Plato.
— Arthur Schopenhauer

Out of Plato come all things that are still written and debated about among men of thought.
— Ralph Waldo Emerson

In Plato's opinion, man was made for philosophy; in Bacon's opinion, philosophy was made for man.
— plato quotation by Thomas Babington Macaulay