The high minded man must care more for the truth than for what people think.
Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
The law is reason free from passion.
The man who gets angry at the right things and with the right people, and in the right way and at the right time and for the right length of time, is commended.
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature, indeed, prepares in us the ground for their reception, but their complete formation is the product of habit.
The antidote for fifty enemies is one friend.
The basis of a democratic state is liberty.
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
The best political community is formed by citizens of the middle class.
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
Praise invariably implies a reference to a higher standard.
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