We can do noble acts without ruling the earth and sea
Quote by Aristotle
All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion;...
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach.
Happiness is a sort of action.
In practical matters the end is not mere speculative knowledge of what is to be...
Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs...
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Beauty depends on size as well as symmetry. No very small animal can be beautiful,...
The appropriate age for marriage is around eighteen for girls and thirty-seven for men.
What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to...
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she...
Man, when perfected, is the best of animals, but when separated from law and justice,...
The gods too are fond of a joke.
Perfect friendship is the friendship of men who are good, and alike in excellence; for...
What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing.
No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.