The soul never thinks without a picture.
Quote by Aristotle
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
Criticism is something we can avoid easily by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because...
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us,...
Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
Happiness is the highest good, being a realization and perfect practice of virtue, which some...
There was never a genius without a tincture of madness.
Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as...
The young are permanently in a state resembling intoxication.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
The so-called Pythagoreans, who were the first to take up mathematics, not only advanced this...
Friendship is essentially a partnership.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...