Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity
Quote by Aristotle
All men by nature desire to know.
Democracy arose from mans thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are...
A democracy is a government in the hands of men of low birth, no property,...
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best...
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than...
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as...
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
The body is at its best between the ages of thirty and thirty-five; the mind...
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
The law is reason, free from passion.
The gods too are fond of a joke.
Friendship is essentially a partnership.
We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
Those who excel in virtue have the best right of all to rebel, but then...
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
Hope is a waking dream.