This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it redoubleth joys, and cutteth griefs in half.
Quote by Aristotle
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
We cannot ... prove geometrical truths by arithmetic.
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but...
The law is reason, free from passion.
The mathematical sciences particularly exhibit order, symmetry, and limitation; and these are the greatest forms...
The activity of happiness must occupy an entire lifetime; for one swallow does not a...
Without friends no one would choose to live.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Hope is a waking dream
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of...
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them;...
All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to...
The bad man is continually at war with, and in opposition to, himself
The goal of war is peace, of business, leisure
Hope is the dream of the waking man.
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The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.