It is easy to fly into a passion - anybody can do that - but to be angry with the right person to the right extent and at the right time with the right object and in the right way…
Quote by Aristotle
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
The state is a creation of nature and man is by nature a political animal.
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
The activity of happiness must occupy an entire lifetime; for one swallow does not a...
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
The bad man is continually at war with, and in opposition to, himself
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
People generally despise where they flatter
No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all the other things...
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are...
Happiness is a sort of action.
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
No one loves the man whom he fears.
Temperance is a mean with regard to pleasures.