I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.
Quote by Aristotle
Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach.
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good...
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
Democracy arose from mans thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are...
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit,...
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are...
Limits exist only in the mind
Even when laws have been written down, they ought not always to remain unaltered.
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought...
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
The law is reason, free from passion.
Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs...
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his...
All men by nature desire knowledge.