All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
Quote by Aristotle
Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.
He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he...
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for...
Most people would rather give than get affection.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views...
Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for...
Friendship is essentially a partnership.
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
The mass of mankind are evidently slavish in their tastes, preferring a life suitable to...
Temperance is a mean with regard to pleasures.
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
Tragedy is an imitation of a whole and complete action of some amplitude. . ....
We become just by performing just actions, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing...
We make war that we may live in peace.
If happiness is activity in accordance with excellence, it is reasonable that it should be...
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right...
Even when laws have been written down, they ought not always to remain unaltered.