Plato ~ Music As A Moral Law
"Music is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination, and charm and gaiety to life and to everything. "
Plato ~ On Being A Poet
'Every heart sings a song, incomplete, until another heart whispers back. Those who wish to sing always find a song. At the touch of a lover, everyone becomes a poet."
The image is from a classical sculpture of Plato found on Crete.
Plato ~ On Knowledge
And what, Socrates, is the food of the soul? Surely, I said, knowledge is the food of the soul.