Single Idea 251

[catalogued under 3. Truth / A. Truth Problems / 3. Value of Truth]

Full Idea

Truth heads the list of all things good, for gods and men alike.

Gist of Idea

Truth has the supreme value, for both gods and men


Plato (The Laws [c.348 BCE], 730c)

Book Reference

Plato: 'The Laws', ed/tr. Saunders,Trevor J [Penguin 1970], p.194