Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life itself, power and glory, or happiness.
Quote by Aristotle
The two qualities which chiefly inspire regard and affection [are] that a thing is your...
The soul never thinks without a picture.
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes : chance, nature, compulsion,...
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
He who can be, and therefore is, another's, and he who participates in reason enough...
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all
What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to...
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
We give up leisure in order that we may have leisure, just as we go...
Good habits formed at youth make all the difference.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
The generality of men are naturally apt to be swayed by fear rather than reverence,...
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
Poverty is the parent of revolution
If it were (Is it not) outrageous that society should treat with such rigid precision...
He is poor indeed that can promise nothing