It is the mark of an educated mind to rest satisfied with the degree of precision which the nature of the subject admits and not to seek exactness where only an approximation is possible.
Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
Educated men are as much superior to uneducated men as the living are to the dead.
Source: Diogenes Laeritius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers, book V
Education is the best provision for old age.
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.
Every science and every inquiry, and similarly every activity and pursuit, is thought to aim at some good.
Source: Nicomachean Ethics, book I
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy mischance after another, not because he does not feel them, but because he is a man of high and heroic temper.
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
Source: Physics, book. I
Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.
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