The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
Quote by Aristotle
Man, when perfected, is the best of animals, but when separated from law and justice,...
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are...
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
The young are permanently in a state resembling intoxication.
The mother of revolution and crime is poverty
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies
We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Tragedy is an imitation of a whole and complete action of some amplitude. . ....
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements...
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
Education is the best provision for old age.
The basis of a democratic state is liberty.
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in...
Most females will forgive a liberty rather than a slight