Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
Quote by Aristotle
We give up leisure in order that we may have leisure, just as we go...
The arousing of prejudice, pity, anger, and similar emotions has nothing to do with the...
Happiness is activity.
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for...
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.
We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right...
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
But Nature flies from the infinite, for the infinite is unending or imperfect, and Nature...
All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
There are things which seem incredible to most men who have not studied mathematics.
Art not only imitates nature, but also completes its deficiencies.
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
The great enemy of the truth is very often not the lie - deliberate, contrived...
Our ability to adapt is amazing. Our ability to change isn't quite as spectacular.