Do it because it’s in your heart. Not because you want something in return. Employ your time in improving yourself by other men’s writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.
Other Socrates quotes:
Life without enquiry is not worth living.
To find yourself, think for yourself.
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
If a man would move the world, he must first move himself.
The noblest worship is to make yourself as good and as just as you can.
It is better to change an opinion than to persist in a wrong one.
Employ your time in improving yourself by other men's writings, so that you shall gain easily what others have labored hard for.
Sometimes you have to let go to see if there was anything worth holding onto.
When the debate is lost, slander becomes the tool of the loser.
If you want to be wrong then follow the masses.