Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life itself, power and glory, or happiness.
Quote by Aristotle
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
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Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Wit is educated insolence.
Melancholy men are of all others the most witty.
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Our account does not rob mathematicians of their science, by disproving the actual existence of...
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
Therefore, the good of man must be the end of the science of politics.
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
All men by nature desire knowledge.
A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less...
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are...
We can do noble acts without ruling the earth and sea
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.