Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance of base ones.
Quote by Aristotle
The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control,...
The search for truth is in one way hard and in another way easy, for...
A democracy is a government in the hands of men of low birth, no property,...
The law is reason free from passion
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved.
Hope is the dream of a waking man.
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...
Man punishes the action, but God the intention
The mathematical sciences particularly exhibit order, symmetry, and limitation; and these are the greatest forms...
There was never a genius without a tincture of madness.
The gods too are fond of a joke.
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
No one loves the man whom he fears.
The state is a creation of nature and man is by nature a political animal.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Democracy arose from men's thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are...
The law is reason, free from passion.
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make...