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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Friendship is essentially a partnership.
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Learning is not child's play; we cannot learn without pain
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Those who excel in virtue have the best right of all to rebel, but then...
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than...
Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them;...
A democracy is a government in the hands of men of low birth, no property,...
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Whatever we learn to do, we learn by actually doing it; men come to be...
Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms.
A true friend is one soul in two bodies.
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements...
Most people would rather give than get affection.