A great city is not to be confounded with a populous one.
Quote by Aristotle
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
We must no more ask whether the soul and body are one than ask whether...
Yellow-colored objects appear to be gold
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she...
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young...
The law is reason, free from passion.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion;...
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.
Change in all things is sweet.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for...
Man is naturally a political animal.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in...
We can do noble acts without ruling the earth and sea
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...
He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he...
Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as...