The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.
Quote by Aristotle
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
No great mind has ever existed without a touch of madness.
The end of labor is to gain leisure.
Without friends no one would choose to live.
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit.
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best...
Happiness is the highest good, being a realization and perfect practice of virtue, which some...
A democracy is a government in the hands of men of low birth, no property,...
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control,...
Strange that the vanity which accompanies beauty - excusable, perhaps, when there is such great...
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
To enjoy the things we ought, and to hate the things we ought, has the...
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
Anyone who angers you conquers you
When we are angry or depressed in our creativity, we have misplaced our power. We...
As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others.