A good character carries with it the highest power of causing a thing to be believed.
Quote by Aristotle
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and choice, is thought to aim...
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through...
All men by nature desire knowledge.
Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms.
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.
Friendship is essentially a partnership.
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements...
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views...
Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs...
Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in...
A constitution is the arrangement of magistracies in a state.
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality...
No notice is taken of a little evil, but when it increases it strikes the...
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for...