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
The whole is more than the sum of its parts.
Our account does not rob mathematicians of their science, by disproving the actual existence of...
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.
A tragedy is a representation of an action that is whole and complete and of...
The aim of art is not to represent the outward appearance of things, but their...
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their...
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Wit is cultured insolence.
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of...
We make war that we may live in peace.
All men by nature desire knowledge.
The mathematical sciences particularly exhibit order, symmetry, and limitation; and these are the greatest forms...
Whatever we learn to do, we learn by actually doing it; men come to be...
To appreciate the beauty of a snow flake, it is necessary to stand out in...
Knowledge slowly builds up what Ignorance in an hour pulls down
Mankind have a great aversion to intellectual labor; but even supposing knowledge to be easily...
My invitation to you is to begin living every moment as though you are miraculous...