Wit is educated insolence.
Quote by Aristotle
We make war that we may live in peace.
It is easy to fly into a passion - anybody can do that - but...
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
People generally despise where they flatter
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she...
The soul never thinks without a picture.
Democracy arises out of the notion that those who are equal in any respect are...
But Nature flies from the infinite, for the infinite is unending or imperfect, and Nature...
We live in deeds, not years: In thoughts not breaths; In feelings, not in figures...
Most people would rather get than give affection
Anyone can become angry - that is easy, but to be angry with the right...
What is a friend? A single soul in two bodies.
Beauty depends on size as well as symmetry. No very small animal can be beautiful,...
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through...
Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.
Education is the best provision for old age.
The search for truth is in one way hard and in another way easy, for...
There are things which seem incredible to most men who have not studied mathematics.
Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our...
Some mathematician has said pleasure lies not in discovering truth, but in seeking it.