A constitution is the arrangement of magistracies in a state.
Quote by Aristotle
I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do...
Therefore, the good of man must be the end of the science of politics.
Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for...
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy...
He who is to be a good ruler must have first been ruled.
Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs...
It concerns us to know the purposes we seek in life, for then, like archers...
The desire for friendship comes quickly. Friendship does not.
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all other things in...
Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.
The weaker are always anxious for justice and equality. The strong pay no heed to...
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit,...
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
One must have chaos in one, to give birth to a dancing star.
Holding back our thoughts, feelings and behaviors can place people at risk for minor and...
The thoughts written on the walls of madhouses by their inmates might be worth publicizing.