The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control, and outnumbers both of the other classes.
Quote by Aristotle
Middle Class Quotes
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
Teachers who educate children deserve more honor than parents who merely gave birth; for bare...
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all
Even when laws have been written down, they ought not always to remain unaltered.
If happiness is activity in accordance with excellence, it is reasonable that it should be...
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but...
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than...
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
Poverty is the parent of revolution
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements...
This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it...
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
The secret to humor is surprise.
We make war that we may live in peace.
A good character carries with it the highest power of causing a thing to be...
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
It is clearly better that property should be private, but the use of it common;...
Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.