If happiness is activity in accordance with excellence, it is reasonable that it should be in accordance with the highest excellence.
Quote by Aristotle
Happiness may be defined as good fortune joined to virtue, or a independence, or as...
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Democracy arose from mans thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are...
The arousing of prejudice, pity, anger, and similar emotions has nothing to do with the...
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best...
Hope is the dream of the waking man.
The secret to humor is surprise.
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes : chance, nature, compulsion,...
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but...
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true...
Change in all things is sweet.
We can do noble acts without ruling the earth and sea
The weaker are always anxious for justice and equality. The strong pay no heed to...
Just because her eyes don't tear, doesn't mean her heart doesn't cry. Just because she...
That which does not kill us makes us stronger.