Praise invariably implies a reference to a higher standard
Quote by Aristotle
In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion;...
We become just by performing just action, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing...
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature's way.
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.
The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy...
A sense is what has the power of receiving into itself the sensible forms of...
The secret to humor is surprise.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
Friendship is essentially a partnership.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity
To run away from trouble is a form of cowardice and, while it is true...
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting a particular way. You become just by...
Adventure is worthwhile.
Limits exist only in the mind
Brain: an apparatus with which we think we think.
The scientific mind does not so much provide the right answers as ask the right...