It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Quote by Aristotle
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
All men by nature desire knowledge.
The young are permanently in a state resembling intoxication.
Wit is educated insolence.
The desire for friendship comes quickly. Friendship does not.
Philosophy is the science which considers truth
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Society punishes rebels; nature kills them
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy...
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it...
The gods too are fond of a joke.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in...
We make war that we may live in peace.
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are...
Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us,...
A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of...