No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
Quote by Aristotle
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in...
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
The so-called Pythagoreans, who were the first to take up mathematics, not only advanced this...
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Beauty depends on size as well as symmetry. No very small animal can be beautiful,...
Poverty is the parent of revolution
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
The secret to humor is surprise.
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the...
Most people would rather give than get affection.
Teachers who educate children deserve more honor than parents who merely gave birth; for bare...
Homer has taught all other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
The whole is more than the sum of its parts.
Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us,...