All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.
Quote by Aristotle
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
The young are permanently in a state resembling intoxication.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history...
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought...
To die will be an awfully big adventure.
The soul can not think without a picture.
We must no more ask whether the soul and body are one than ask whether...
The arousing of prejudice, pity, anger, and similar emotions has nothing to do with the...
Adventure is worthwhile.
Even when laws have been written down, they ought not always to remain unaltered.
No one loves the man whom he fears.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of...
Bring your desires down to your present means. Increase them only when your increased means...
A sense is what has the power of receiving into itself the sensible forms of...
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right...
He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he...
Good habits formed at youth make all the difference.