Probable impossibilities are to be preferred to improbable possibilities.
Quote by Aristotle
Good habits formed at youth make all the difference.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.
Man, when perfected, is the best of animals, but when separated from law and justice,...
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature's way.
Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.
Democracy arose from mans thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are...
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Therefore, the good of man must be the end of the science of politics.
Those who excel in virtue have the best right of all to rebel, but then...
The happy life is thought to be one of excellence; now an excellent life requires...
All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
For though we love both the truth and our friends, piety requires us to honor...
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make...
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
There is no dependence that can be sure but a dependence upon one's self
We can no longer allow Americas dependence on foreign oil to compromise our energy security....
Procrastination is one of the most common and deadliest of diseases and its toll on...