In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are more of them, and the will of the majority is supreme.
Quote by Aristotle
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit,...
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than...
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
It is easy to fly into a passion - anybody can do that - but...
The gods too are fond of a joke.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.
The desire for friendship comes quickly. Friendship does not.
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
In practical matters the end is not mere speculative knowledge of what is to be...
Praise invariably implies a reference to a higher standard
Most people would rather get than give affection
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for...
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
Few maxims are true in every respect
Symbologists often remarked that France-a country renowned for machismo, womanizing, and diminutive insecure leaders like...