People generally despise where they flatter
Quote by Aristotle
We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
The mother of revolution and crime is poverty
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Whatever we learn to do, we learn by actually doing it; men come to be...
The goal of war is peace, of business, leisure
A constitution is the arrangement of magistracies in a state.
The law is reason free from passion
Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for...
The state is a creation of nature and man is by nature a political animal.
A little kingdom I possess, where thoughts and feelings dwell; And very hard the task...
Hope is a waking dream.
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it...
Friendship is essentially a partnership.
Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion.
We make war that we may live in peace.
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
The perfection of art is to conceal art.
Art is not a handicraft, it is the transmission of feeling the artist has experienced.