No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all the other things in the world.
Quote by Aristotle
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
The search for truth is in one way hard and in another way easy, for...
For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love
There was never a genius without a tincture of madness.
We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are...
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because...
A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love.
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than...
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
No one loves the man whom he fears.
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and...
We must free ourselves of the hope that the sea will ever rest. We must...
Love's pure silver flame gives each innermost spirit invisible warmth.