The search for truth is in one way hard and in another way easy, for it is evident that no one can master it fully or miss it wholly. But each adds a little to our knowledge of nature, and…
Quote by Aristotle
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
The gods too are fond of a joke.
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
Life is full of chances and changes, and the most prosperous of men may...meet with...
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control,...
Most people would rather give than get affection.
It is clearly better that property should be private, but the use of it common;...
The soul can not think without a picture.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
We become just by performing just action, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing...
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make...
We make war that we may live in peace.
Hope is a waking dream.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought...
Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as...