Happiness is a sort of action.
Quote by Aristotle
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all the other things...
It is clearly better that property should be private, but the use of it common;...
Those who excel in virtue have the best right of all to rebel, but then...
Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us,...
Hope is a waking dream.
No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.
Happiness is the highest good, being a realization and perfect practice of virtue, which some...
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
We can do noble acts without ruling the earth and sea
Hope is the dream of a waking man.
Tragedy is an imitation of a whole and complete action of some amplitude. . ....
Homer has taught all other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
I'm tired of all this isolation. I'm tired of this triviality of life. I want...
Never take a person's dignity: it is worth everything to them, and nothing to you.
The post of honour is a private station.