Aristotle Quotes

What is a friend A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
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Those who educate children well are more to be honored than parents, for these only gave life, those the art of living well.
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Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.
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The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
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Aristotle - the aim of art is to represent not the outward...
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
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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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Probable impossibilities are to be preferred to improbable possibilities.
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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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The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.
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Aristotle - what we have to learn to do, we learn by doing....
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
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Aristotle - to thales the primary question was not what do we...
Time crumbles things everything grows old under the power of Time and is forgotten through the lapse of Time.
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The gods too are fond of a joke.
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Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.
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Education is the best provision for old age.
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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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Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.
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All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.
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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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Education is the best provision for the journey to old age.
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Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow - Ripening fruit.
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Law is mind without reason.
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The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
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Anyone can become angry. That is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose and in the right way - That is not easy.
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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 only stable state is the one in which all men are equal before the law.
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Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.
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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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To perceive is to suffer.
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We are what we repeatedly do.
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Happiness is a state of activity.
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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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All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire.
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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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The gods too are fond of a joke.
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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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It is in justice that the ordering of society is centered.
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