It concerns us to know the purposes we seek in life, for then, like archers aiming at a definite mark, we shall be more likely to attain what we want.
Quote by Aristotle
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love
The gods too are fond of a joke.
The state is a creation of nature and man is by nature a political animal.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient
He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he...
Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs...
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than...
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
For though we love both the truth and our friends, piety requires us to honor...
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views...
Nothing is more conducive to peace of mind than not having any opinion at all.
I consider women who are authors, lawyers and politicians are monsters