Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government.
Quote by Aristotle
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Learning is an ornament in prosperity, a refuge in adversity, and a provision in old...
The secret to humor is surprise.
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control,...
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less...
The appropriate age for marriage is around eighteen for girls and thirty-seven for men.
Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient
Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion.
All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature,...
Wit is educated insolence.
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Poverty is the parent of revolution
Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the non-performance...
The wise sees knowledge and action as one; they see truly
He who has made a thousand things and he who has made none, both feel...
The thing about performance, even if it's only an illusion, is that it is a...
What is virtue? It is to hold yourself to your fullest development as a person...