Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Quote by Aristotle
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
The weaker are always anxious for justice and equality. The strong pay no heed to...
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of...
Man punishes the action, but God the intention
All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
The happy life is thought to be one of excellence; now an excellent life requires...
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
We cannot ... prove geometrical truths by arithmetic.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
A constitution is the arrangement of magistracies in a state.
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality...
For one swallow does not make a summer, nor does one day; and so too...
Our account does not rob mathematicians of their science, by disproving the actual existence of...
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Most people would rather give than get affection.