The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
Quote by Aristotle
Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
No one loves the man whom he fears.
The mass of mankind are evidently slavish in their tastes, preferring a life suitable to...
Therefore, the good of man must be the end of the science of politics.
Happiness is activity.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
The weaker are always anxious for justice and equality. The strong pay no heed to...
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love.
We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right...
To appreciate the beauty of a snow flake, it is necessary to stand out in...
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
We live in deeds, not years: In thoughts not breaths; In feelings, not in figures...
For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the...
Learning is an ornament in prosperity, a refuge in adversity, and a provision in old...
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Wit is educated insolence.