He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a god.
Quote by Aristotle
The search for truth is in one way hard and in another way easy, for...
Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion.
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature,...
Friendship is essentially a partnership.
Temperance is a mean with regard to pleasures.
A sense is what has the power of receiving into itself the sensible forms of...
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through...
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...
Limits exist only in the mind
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
The goal of war is peace, of business, leisure
Man punishes the action, but God the intention
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
Yellow-colored objects appear to be gold
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his...
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.