A great city is not to be confounded with a populous one.
Quote by Aristotle
No one loves the man whom he fears.
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
There are things which seem incredible to most men who have not studied mathematics.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
Homer has taught all other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
In practical matters the end is not mere speculative knowledge of what is to be...
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
The whole is more than the sum of its parts.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he...
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
We can do noble acts without ruling the earth and sea
A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less...
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but...
A good character carries with it the highest power of causing a thing to be...
Tragedy is an imitation of a whole and complete action of some amplitude. . ....
There's no life without humour. It can make the wonderful moments of life truly glorious,...
Our tragedy is a general and universal physical fear so long sustained by now that...