It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
Quote by Aristotle
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Those who excel in virtue have the best right of all to rebel, but then...
The whole is more than the sum of its parts.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature's way.
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
The activity of happiness must occupy an entire lifetime; for one swallow does not a...
Hope is a waking dream
Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as...
Without friends no one would choose to live.
Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs...
All men by nature desire knowledge.
For though we love both the truth and our friends, piety requires us to honor...
No one loves the man whom he fears.
He who can be, and therefore is, another's, and he who participates in reason enough...
Happiness is a sort of action.
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
It is easy to fly into a passion - anybody can do that - but...
Our passions are like convulsion fits, which, though they make us stronger for the time,...
Love without passion is dreary; passion without love is horrific.