The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy mischance after another, not because he does not feel them, but because he is a man of high and heroic temper
Quote by Aristotle
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.
It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good...
Quite often good things have hurtful consequences. There are instances of men who have been...
Hope is a waking dream.
If happiness is activity in accordance with excellence, it is reasonable that it should be...
No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.
We cannot ... prove geometrical truths by arithmetic.
Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
Praise invariably implies a reference to a higher standard
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
The body is most fully developed [at] from thirty to thirty-five years of age, the...
The two qualities which chiefly inspire regard and affection [are] that a thing is your...
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love.
The gods too are fond of a joke.
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she...
For one swallow does not make a summer, nor does one day; and so too...
Hope is the dream of a waking man.