A democracy is a government in the hands of men of low birth, no property, and vulgar employment
Quote by Aristotle
There are things which seem incredible to most men who have not studied mathematics.
Poverty is the parent of revolution
The two qualities which chiefly inspire regard and affection [are] that a thing is your...
Society punishes rebels; nature kills them
The mass of mankind are evidently slavish in their tastes, preferring a life suitable to...
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
The young are permanently in a state resembling intoxication.
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
He who hath many friends hath none.
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them;...
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
The state is a creation of nature and man is by nature a political animal.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in...
It is the mark of an educated mind to rest satisfied with the degree of...
Yellow-colored objects appear to be gold
The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy...
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.