Aristotle

384 - 322 BC

A Quote by Aristotle on education, mind, nature, rest, and satisfaction

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)

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A Quote by Aristotle on death, education, life, men, and superiority

Educated men are as much superior to uneducated men as the living are to the dead.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Diogenes Laeritius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers, book V

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A Quote by Aristotle on age and education

Education is the best provision for old age.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Diogenes Laeritius, Lives of Eminent Philosophers, book V

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A Quote by Aristotle on bitterness and education

The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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A Quote by Aristotle on aim, good, science, and thought

Every science and every inquiry, and similarly every activity and pursuit, is thought to aim at some good.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Nicomachean Ethics, book I

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A Quote by Aristotle on excellence and habits

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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A Quote by Aristotle on friendship and soul

Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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A Quote by Aristotle on men

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Sophocles said he drew men as they ought to be, and Euripides as they were.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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A Quote by Aristotle on habits, health, wealth, and wisdom

It is well to be up before daybreak, for such habits contribute to health, wealth, and wisdom.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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A Quote by Aristotle on character and purpose

Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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