Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but with regard to their mode of life.
Quote by Aristotle
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
There was never a genius without a tincture of madness.
To appreciate the beauty of a snow flake, it is necessary to stand out in...
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
We cannot ... prove geometrical truths by arithmetic.
Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as...
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature,...
No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.
A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less...
Wit is educated insolence.
The mother of revolution and crime is poverty
Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
He who hath many friends hath none.
The unfortunate need people who will be kind to them; the prosperous need people to...
The problem with some people is that when they aren't drunk, they're sober.
People, like sheep, tend to follow a leader - occasionally in the right direction.