If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost.
Quote by Aristotle
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The law is reason, free from passion.
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views...
We give up leisure in order that we may have leisure, just as we go...
Friendship is essentially a partnership.
Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
There was never a genius without a tincture of madness.
Whatever we learn to do, we learn by actually doing it; men come to be...
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his...
Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for...
Life is full of chances and changes, and the most prosperous of men may...meet with...
The weaker are always anxious for justice and equality. The strong pay no heed to...
Youth is easily deceived, because it is quick to hope.
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
The young are permanently in a state resembling intoxication.
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality...
A constitution is the arrangement of magistracies in a state.