All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
Quote by Aristotle
The appropriate age for marriage is around eighteen for girls and thirty-seven for men.
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge.
The gods too are fond of a joke.
We live in deeds, not years: In thoughts not breaths; In feelings, not in figures...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought...
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
Wit is educated insolence.
We can do noble acts without ruling the earth and sea
Happiness is activity.
The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control,...
For though we love both the truth and our friends, piety requires us to honor...
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
Beauty is the gift of God.
Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as...
Man is by nature a political animal.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality...
I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do...