The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.
Quote by Aristotle
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
Men are swayed more by fear than by reverence.
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
Most people would rather give than get affection.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love.
All men by nature desire to know.
All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
Tragedy is an imitation of a whole and complete action of some amplitude. . ....
Our tragedy is a general and universal physical fear so long sustained by now that...
Show me a hero and I will write you a tragedy.