The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
Quote by Aristotle
Great men are always of a nature originally melancholy.
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons.
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
The aim of art is not to represent the outward appearance of things, but their...
Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history...
The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the...
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
What is a friend? A single soul in two bodies.
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Hope is a waking dream.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought...
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he...
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements...
Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
The soul never thinks without a picture.