Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
Quote by Aristotle
We make war that we may live in peace.
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
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Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life...
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
We are what we repeatedly do; excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.
Most people would rather give than get affection.
The quality of life is determined by its activities.
Men have a sufficient natural instinct for what is true, and usually do arrive at...
We cannot ... prove geometrical truths by arithmetic.
The so-called Pythagoreans, who were the first to take up mathematics, not only advanced this...
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit.
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things...
Where some people are very wealthy and others have nothing, the result will be either...
The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control,...
Wicked men obey out of fear; good men, out of love.
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The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice...