The state is a creation of nature and man is by nature a political animal.
Quote by Aristotle
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views...
Happiness is activity.
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing.
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
To be successful, keep looking tanned, live in an elegant building (even if you're in...
No one loves the man whom he fears.
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
Quite often good things have hurtful consequences. There are instances of men who have been...
The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the...
Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and choice, is thought to aim...
I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do...
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all
Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history...
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature's way.
The happy life is thought to be one of excellence; now an excellent life requires...
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
Those who abhors democracy would rarely immigrate to an authoritarian state if they have to.
Democracy is finding proximate solutions to insoluble problems.