Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
Quote by Aristotle
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
It is more difficult to organize a peace than to win a war; but the...
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because...
Limits exist only in the mind
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for...
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views...
Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Criticism is something we can avoid easily by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge.
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements...
Men have a sufficient natural instinct for what is true, and usually do arrive at...
Hope is the dream of a waking man.
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
It is the mark of an educated mind to rest satisfied with the degree of...
Gross and vulgar minds will always pay a higher respect to wealth than to talent;...
He that rewards flattery, begs it