All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.
Quote by Aristotle
Most people would rather give than get affection.
The body is most fully developed [at] from thirty to thirty-five years of age, the...
A great city is not to be confounded with a populous one.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are...
No one loves the man whom he fears.
Man is naturally a political animal.
The end of labor is to gain leisure.
The mother of revolution and crime is poverty
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best...
A constitution is the arrangement of magistracies in a state.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
When their adventures do not succeed, however, they run away; but it was the mark...
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought...
Temperance is a mean with regard to pleasures.
To die will be an awfully big adventure.
The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the...
Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for...
Wit is educated insolence.