The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.
Quote by Aristotle
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are...
Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
Great men are always of a nature originally melancholy.
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Good has two meanings: it means that which is good absolutely and that which is...
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature,...
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements...
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
The body is at its best between the ages of thirty and thirty-five; the mind...
Hope is the dream of the waking man.
The search for truth is in one way hard and in another way easy, for...
The mass of mankind are evidently slavish in their tastes, preferring a life suitable to...
Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history...
What the statesman is most anxious to produce is a certain moral character in his...
Happiness is activity.
The greatest virtues are those which are most useful to other persons
What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered.
Genuine morality is preserved only in the school of adversity; a state of continuous prosperity...