The mathematical sciences particularly exhibit order, symmetry, and limitation; and these are the greatest forms of the beautiful.
Quote by Aristotle
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal, and equals that they may be...
A friend to all is a friend to none.
Change in all things is sweet.
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
When their adventures do not succeed, however, they run away; but it was the mark...
Hope is a waking dream.
All men seek one goal : success or happiness. The only way to achieve true...
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
The unfortunate need people who will be kind to them; the prosperous need people to...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
A good character carries with it the highest power of causing a thing to be...
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it...
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of...
Where some people are very wealthy and others have nothing, the result will be either...
All men by nature desire knowledge.
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
Genius, in truth, means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhabitual way
Intellectuals solve problems; geniuses prevent them.