If happiness is activity in accordance with excellence, it is reasonable that it should be in accordance with the highest excellence.
Quote by Aristotle
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
Philosophy is the science which considers truth
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Wit is educated insolence.
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than...
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Whatever we learn to do, we learn by actually doing it; men come to be...
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she...
A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of...
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
What is a friend? A single soul in two bodies.
The soul never thinks without a picture.
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge.
Staring us in the face is the desperate plight of the poor. We don't need...
Life, misfortunes, isolation, abandonment, poverty, are battlefields which have their heroes; obscure heroes, sometimes greater...