Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
Quote by Aristotle
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
The appropriate age for marriage is around eighteen for girls and thirty-seven for men.
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
It is easy to fly into a passion - anybody can do that - but...
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Democracy arises out of the notion that those who are equal in any respect are...
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of...
Strange that the vanity which accompanies beauty - excusable, perhaps, when there is such great...
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us,...
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best...
Beauty is the gift of God.
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Education is the best provision for old age.
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature's way.