Good has two meanings: it means that which is good absolutely and that which is good for somebody.
Quote by Aristotle
Well begun is half done.
The bad man is continually at war with, and in opposition to, himself
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it...
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Limits exist only in the mind
It concerns us to know the purposes we seek in life, for then, like archers...
No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all other things in...
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in...
No notice is taken of a little evil, but when it increases it strikes the...
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Learning is not child's play; we cannot learn without pain
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
Society punishes rebels; nature kills them
Men regard it as their right to return evil for evil and, if they cannot,...
People generally despise where they flatter
First, have a definite, clear practical ideal; a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary...
No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.
Genius creates, and taste preserves. Taste is the good sense of genius; without taste, genius...
The truly generous is the truly wise, and he who loves not others, lives unblest
Fear is a fine spur, so is rage
Every fault of the mind becomes more conspicuous and more guilty in proportion to the...