Thou wilt find rest from vain fancies if thou doest every act in life as though it were thy last.
Quote by Aristotle
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do...
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
The state is a creation of nature and man is by nature a political animal.
Beauty depends on size as well as symmetry. No very small animal can be beautiful,...
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
Happiness may be defined as good fortune joined to virtue, or a independence, or as...
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make...
We must no more ask whether the soul and body are one than ask whether...
He is his own best friend, and takes delight in privacy whereas the man of...
The bad man is continually at war with, and in opposition to, himself
The law is reason, free from passion.
Hope is the dream of the waking man.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are...
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort of feeling safe with a person, having neither to...
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost