In practical matters the end is not mere speculative knowledge of what is to be done, but rather the doing of it. It is not enough to know about Virtue, then, but we must endeavor to possess it, and to…
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Most people would rather give than get affection.
All men by nature desire to know.
It is the mark of an educated mind to rest satisfied with the degree of...
To enjoy the things we ought, and to hate the things we ought, has the...
He who hath many friends hath none.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are...
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love
Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
The mother of revolution and crime is poverty
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
It is easy to perform a good action, but not easy to acquire a settled...
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make...
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.
Probable impossibilities are to be preferred to improbable possibilities.
Change in all things is sweet.
No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all the other things...
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...