We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Quote by Aristotle
The state is a creation of nature and man is by nature a political animal.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
The search for truth is in one way hard and in another way easy, for...
We can do noble acts without ruling the earth and sea
Most people would rather give than get affection.
We deliberate not about ends, but about means.
Bashfulness is an ornament to youth, but a reproach to old age.
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.
All men by nature desire knowledge.
Melancholy men are of all others the most witty.
The soul can not think without a picture.
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for...
No one would choose a friendless existence on condition of having all other things in...
To die will be an awfully big adventure.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
Beauty is the gift of God.
What ills from beauty spring
The greatest treasures are those invisible to the eye but found by the heart.
She had a pretty gift for quotation, which is a serviceable substitute for wit.
The abdomen is the reason why man does not readily take himself to be a...