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
Where some people are very wealthy and others have nothing, the result will be either...
Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach.
The arousing of prejudice, pity, anger, and similar emotions has nothing to do with the...
Happiness is a sort of action.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
The goal of war is peace, of business, leisure
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love.
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for...
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because...
Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
The unfortunate need people who will be kind to them; the prosperous need people to...
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
The basis of a democratic state is liberty.
Strange that the vanity which accompanies beauty - excusable, perhaps, when there is such great...
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
Change in all things is sweet.
When you are through changing, you are through.
The more we try to catch hold of the present moment the more elusive it...