The secret to humor is surprise.
Quote by Aristotle
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because...
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
We live in deeds, not years: In thoughts not breaths; In feelings, not in figures...
Praise invariably implies a reference to a higher standard
Good habits formed at youth make all the difference.
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the non-performance...
He who can be, and therefore is, another's, and he who participates in reason enough...
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought...
Melancholy men are of all others the most witty.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
Great men are always of a nature originally melancholy.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
The two qualities which chiefly inspire regard and affection [are] that a thing is your...
When inspiration does not come, I go for a walk, go to the movie, talk...
Inspiration may be a form of super-consciousness, or perhaps of subconsciousness - I wouldn't know....