Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Quote by Aristotle
The gods too are fond of a joke.
The mathematical sciences particularly exhibit order, symmetry, and limitation; and these are the greatest forms...
The soul never thinks without a picture.
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his...
A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of...
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Most people would rather get than give affection
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Education is the best provision for old age.
Change in all things is sweet.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
The weaker are always anxious for justice and equality. The strong pay no heed to...
Hope is the dream of a waking man.
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
The generality of men are naturally apt to be swayed by fear rather than reverence,...
No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.