Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Quote by Aristotle
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the non-performance...
The activity of happiness must occupy an entire lifetime; for one swallow does not a...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young...
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in...
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
A true friend is one soul in two bodies.
But Nature flies from the infinite, for the infinite is unending or imperfect, and Nature...
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
No one loves the man whom he fears.
Man punishes the action, but God the intention
The end of labor is to gain leisure.
A good character carries with it the highest power of causing a thing to be...
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Hope is the dream of the waking man.
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
All men by nature desire knowledge.
For one swallow does not make a summer, nor does one day; and so too...
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it...