Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms.
Quote by Aristotle
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love
What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing.
The aim of art is not to represent the outward appearance of things, but their...
Philosophy is the science which considers truth
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient
Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make...
Hope is the dream of the waking man.
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she...
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for...
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are...
The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy...
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but...
The whole is more than the sum of its parts.
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it...