Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts, temperate by doing temperate acts, brave by doing brave acts.
Quote by Aristotle
No one loves the man whom he fears.
The soul can not think without a picture.
The end of labor is to gain leisure.
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
Those who excel in virtue have the best right of all to rebel, but then...
Limits exist only in the mind
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.
The weaker are always anxious for justice and equality. The strong pay no heed to...
Men have a sufficient natural instinct for what is true, and usually do arrive at...
In practical matters the end is not mere speculative knowledge of what is to be...
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms.
The young are permanently in a state resembling intoxication.
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his...
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.