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.
Quote by Aristotle
Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach.
It is easy to fly into a passion - anybody can do that - but...
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons
Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us,...
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
All men by nature desire to know.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
The happy life is thought to be one of excellence; now an excellent life requires...
We make war that we may live in peace.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true...
Wit is educated insolence.
The mathematical sciences particularly exhibit order, symmetry, and limitation; and these are the greatest forms...
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young...
Even when laws have been written down, they ought not always to remain unaltered.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient
Shop for security over happiness and we buy it at that price
Such happiness as life is capable of comes from the full participation of all our...