He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of no virtue or ability is his own worst enemy and is afraid of solitude
Quote by Aristotle
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but...
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge.
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views...
The desire for friendship comes quickly. Friendship does not.
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true...
Society punishes rebels; nature kills them
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
We become just by performing just actions, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing...
Hope is a waking dream
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the...
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
The so-called Pythagoreans, who were the first to take up mathematics, not only advanced this...
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes : chance, nature, compulsion,...
We deliberate not about ends, but about means.
The body is most fully developed [at] from thirty to thirty-five years of age, the...
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
The happiness and misery of men depend no less on temper than fortune.
Happiness is understanding that friendship is more precious than mere things, more precious than getting...