Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Quote by Aristotle
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through...
It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal, and equals that they may be...
Quite often good things have hurtful consequences. There are instances of men who have been...
Men regard it as their right to return evil for evil and, if they cannot,...
The gods too are fond of a joke.
To die will be an awfully big adventure.
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
Hope is a waking dream
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
We give up leisure in order that we may have leisure, just as we go...
Learning is not child's play; we cannot learn without pain
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are...
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Men are swayed more by fear than by reverence.