Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal, and equals that they may be superior. Such is the state of mind which creates revolutions.
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The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons
It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature's way.
Learning is not child's play; we cannot learn without pain
Man punishes the action, but God the intention
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes : chance, nature, compulsion,...
The state is a creation of nature and man is by nature a political animal.
We make war that we may live in peace.
The mother of revolution and crime is poverty
In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion;...
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Humor is the only test of gravity, and gravity of humor; for a subject which...
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
During the 1950s, Aristotle Onassis and I formed what grew to be a close friendship...
Promise me you'll never forget me because if I thought you would I'd never leave.
So dear I love him that with him all deaths I could endure, without him...