A constitution is the arrangement of magistracies in a state.
Quote by Aristotle
We deliberate not about ends, but about means.
No one loves the man whom he fears.
But Nature flies from the infinite, for the infinite is unending or imperfect, and Nature...
Strange that the vanity which accompanies beauty - excusable, perhaps, when there is such great...
The whole is more than the sum of its parts.
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views...
Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion.
The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control,...
Man, when perfected, is the best of animals, but when separated from law and justice,...
Praise invariably implies a reference to a higher standard
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
The goal of war is peace, of business, leisure
Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love.
Man is naturally a political animal.
The basis of a democratic state is liberty.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality...
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
A man at work, making something which he feels will exist because he is working...
An education which does not cultivate the will is an education that depraves the mind.