The activity of happiness must occupy an entire lifetime; for one swallow does not a summer make
Quote by Aristotle
A constitution is the arrangement of magistracies in a state.
The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control,...
Wit is educated insolence.
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because...
The law is reason free from passion
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it...
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
Happiness is the highest good, being a realization and perfect practice of virtue, which some...
It is easy to fly into a passion - anybody can do that - but...
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do...
No notice is taken of a little evil, but when it increases it strikes the...
Man punishes the action, but God the intention
A good character carries with it the highest power of causing a thing to be...
No one loves the man whom he fears.
A great city is not to be confounded with a populous one.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.