Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own.
Quote by Aristotle
We make war that we may live in peace.
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
The activity of happiness must occupy an entire lifetime; for one swallow does not a...
The secret to humor is surprise.
Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as...
Man is by nature a political animal.
The generality of men are naturally apt to be swayed by fear rather than reverence,...
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes : chance, nature, compulsion,...
Most people would rather get than give affection
Therefore, the good of man must be the end of the science of politics.
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but...
He who hath many friends hath none.
The whole is more than the sum of its parts.
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his...
Hope is a waking dream.
Those who excel in virtue have the best right of all to rebel, but then...