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.
Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
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 one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.
The secret to humor is surprise.
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.
The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
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