In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Quote by Aristotle
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his...
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
Democracy arises out of the notion that those who are equal in any respect are...
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
The secret to humor is surprise.
A little kingdom I possess, where thoughts and feelings dwell; And very hard the task...
Most people would rather get than give affection
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true...
Criticism is something we can avoid easily by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing
Men are swayed more by fear than by reverence.
The end of labor is to gain leisure.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of...
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are...
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.