We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Quote by Aristotle
A democracy is a government in the hands of men of low birth, no property,...
Man punishes the action, but God the intention
The appropriate age for marriage is around eighteen for girls and thirty-seven for men.
Society punishes rebels; nature kills them
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal, and equals that they may be...
Most people would rather give than get affection.
Our account does not rob mathematicians of their science, by disproving the actual existence of...
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit,...
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature's way.
Man is naturally a political animal.
The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than...
Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of...
A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less...
Hope is a waking dream
We deliberate not about ends, but about means.
Poverty is the parent of revolution
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.