Man, when perfected, is the best of animals, but when separated from law and justice, he is the worst of all.
Quote by Aristotle
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Wit is educated insolence.
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All men by nature desire to know.
Temperance is a mean with regard to pleasures.
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It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
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No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
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The basis of a democratic state is liberty.
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but...
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Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the...