Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance of base ones.
Quote by Aristotle
The body is most fully developed [at] from thirty to thirty-five years of age, the...
No one loves the man whom he fears.
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
Men regard it as their right to return evil for evil and, if they cannot,...
The activity of happiness must occupy an entire lifetime; for one swallow does not a...
Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make...
Youth is easily deceived, because it is quick to hope.
It concerns us to know the purposes we seek in life, for then, like archers...
Anybody can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
The appropriate age for marriage is around eighteen for girls and thirty-seven for men.
Happiness may be defined as good fortune joined to virtue, or a independence, or as...
The basis of a democratic state is liberty.
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice...
Wit is educated insolence.
Wit is the salt of conversation, not the food.
Wit is a sword; it is meant to make people feel the point as well...