The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Quote by Aristotle
The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the...
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young...
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
We make war that we may live in peace.
A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the non-performance...
What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to...
The secret to humor is surprise.
We must no more ask whether the soul and body are one than ask whether...
Friendship is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
The mass of mankind are evidently slavish in their tastes, preferring a life suitable to...
The quality of life is determined by its activities.
Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
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...
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
Change in all things is sweet.