Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.
Quote by Aristotle
It is easy to fly into a passion - anybody can do that - but...
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice...
The aim of art is not to represent the outward appearance of things, but their...
Bring your desires down to your present means. Increase them only when your increased means...
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought...
Whatever we learn to do, we learn by actually doing it; men come to be...
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Friendship is essentially a partnership.
All men seek one goal : success or happiness. The only way to achieve true...
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
Without friends no one would choose to live.
Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and choice, is thought to aim...
Philosophy is the science which considers truth
Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.
The unfortunate need people who will be kind to them; the prosperous need people to...
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
Chaotic action is preferable to orderly inaction.
Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone