It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
Quote by Aristotle
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Poverty is the parent of revolution
A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of...
Learning is not child's play; we cannot learn without pain
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
Beauty is the gift of God.
If happiness is activity in accordance with excellence, it is reasonable that it should be...
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs...
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy...
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
The bad man is continually at war with, and in opposition to, himself
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...
Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and choice, is thought to aim...
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality...