No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.
Quote by Aristotle
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
The arousing of prejudice, pity, anger, and similar emotions has nothing to do with the...
The two qualities which chiefly inspire regard and affection [are] that a thing is your...
The gods too are fond of a joke.
Man is by nature a political animal.
The law is reason free from passion
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good...
The mass of mankind are evidently slavish in their tastes, preferring a life suitable to...
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
People generally despise where they flatter
Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history...
Happiness may be defined as good fortune joined to virtue, or a independence, or as...
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
We give up leisure in order that we may have leisure, just as we go...
Education is the best provision for old age.
Most people would rather get than give affection
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Time is the longest distance between two places.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder, but it sure makes the rest of you lonely.