Aristotle Quotes

It is in justice that the ordering of society is centered.
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We are what we repeatedly do.
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Change in all things is sweet.
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It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
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Aristotle - those who educate children well are more to be...
Humor is the only test of gravity, and gravity of humor for a subject which will not bear raillery is suspicious, and a jest which will not bear serious examination is false wit.
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The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
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Man perfected by society is the best of all animals he is the most terrible of all when he lives without law, and without justice.
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Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
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All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
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Aristotle - the aim of art is to represent not the outward...
What is a friend A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
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Aristotle - pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work....
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
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Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting a particular way... you become just by performing just actions, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing brave actions.
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There was never a genius without a tincture of madness.
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Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow - Ripening fruit.
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No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
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The gods too are fond of a joke.
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Happiness depends upon ourselves.
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It is well to be up before daybreak, for such habits contribute to health, wealth, and wisdom.
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Wit is educated insolence.
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The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
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Happiness is the highest good, being a realization and perfect practice of virtue, which some can attain, while others have little or none of it...
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Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.
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Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
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All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
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Different men seek after happiness in different ways and by different means, and so make for themselves different modes of life and forms of government.
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Man perfected by society is the best of all animals; he is the most terrible of all when he lives without law, and without justice.
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To give a satisfactory decision as to the truth it is necessary to be rather an arbitrator than a party to the dispute.
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The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
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All proofs rest on premises.
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We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
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All human actions have one or more of these seven causes chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
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I have gained this by philosophy that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.
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Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
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Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.
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The gods too are fond of a joke.
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I count him braver who conquers his desires than him who conquers his enemies for the hardest victort is the victory over self.
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The least deviation from truth will be multiplied later.
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