Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
Quote by Aristotle
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The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
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Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting in a particular way.
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All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
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Hope is a waking dream.
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We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
The whole is more than the sum of its parts.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my...