Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)
Contributed by: Zaady
The best political community is formed by citizens of the middle class.
Source: Politics, book IV
Change in all things is sweet.
To enjoy the things we ought and to hate the things we ought has the greatest bearing on excellence of character.
Source: Nicomachean Ethics (4th c. BC)
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of the circumstances.
Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it. . . . We become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.
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