Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the non-performance of base ones.
Quote by Aristotle
Life is full of chances and changes, and the most prosperous of men may...meet with...
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love.
The appropriate age for marriage is around eighteen for girls and thirty-seven for men.
To enjoy the things we ought, and to hate the things we ought, has the...
The end of labor is to gain leisure.
The secret to humor is surprise.
Bad men are full of repentance.
Democracy is when the indigent, and not the men of property, are the rulers.
Most people would rather get than give affection
Good has two meanings: it means that which is good absolutely and that which is...
Melancholy men are of all others the most witty.
The gods too are fond of a joke.
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
Youth is easily deceived, because it is quick to hope.
A good character carries with it the highest power of causing a thing to be...
...it's a life's journey of finding ourselves, finding our power, and living for yourself not...
A picture must possess a real power to generate light [and] for a long time...