The state is a creation of nature and man is by nature a political animal.
Quote by Aristotle
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for...
The generality of men are naturally apt to be swayed by fear rather than reverence,...
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements...
We deliberate not about ends, but about means.
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
The so-called Pythagoreans, who were the first to take up mathematics, not only advanced this...
There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.
Poverty is the parent of revolution
Educating the mind without educating the heart is no education at all
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young...
Probable impossibilities are to be preferred to improbable possibilities.
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make...
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love.
Most people would rather get than give affection
Madness is badness of spirit, when one seeks profit from all sources
Strange that the vanity which accompanies beauty - excusable, perhaps, when there is such great...
Live your life each day as you would climb a mountain. An occasional glance towards...
Beauty is a form of genius - is higher, indeed, than genius, as it needs...