When their adventures do not succeed, however, they run away; but it was the mark of a brave man to face things that are, and seem, terrible for a man, because it is noble to do so and disgraceful not…
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It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views...
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just...
In making a speech one must study three points: first, the means of producing persuasion;...
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Whatever we learn to do, we learn by actually doing it; men come to be...
Happiness is activity.
The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
Virtue is more clearly shown in the performance of fine actions than in the nonperformance...
This communicating of a man's self to his friend works two contrary effects; for it...
A little kingdom I possess, where thoughts and feelings dwell; And very hard the task...
Democracy arises out of the notion that those who are equal in any respect are...
A true friend is one soul in two bodies.
Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
The search for truth is in one way hard and in another way easy, for...
All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit,...
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are...
Good habits formed at youth make all the difference.
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
The soul never thinks without a picture.