Aristotle

384 - 322 BC

A Quote by Aristotle on interest, revolution, and interests

In revolutions the occasions may be trifling but great interests are at stake.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Politics

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A Quote by Aristotle on habits and childhood

In short, the habits we form from childhood make no small difference, but rather they make all the difference.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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A Quote by Aristotle on order, superiority, inferior, equal, revolution, and state of mind

Inferiors revolt in order that they may be equal; and equals that they may be superior. Such is the state of mind that creates revolutions.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Politics

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A Quote by Aristotle on sedition, disagreement, rivulet, phalanx, and cause

For as the interposition of a rivulet, however small, will occasion the line of the phalanx to fluctuate, so any trifling disagreement will be the cause of seditions.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Aristotle's Politics: A Treatise on Government‎ - Page 169

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A Quote by Aristotle on history, poetry, reason, serious, philosophical, and attention

For this reason poetry is something more philosophical and more worthy of serious attention than history.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Poetics, Chap. 9

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A Quote by Aristotle on achievement, choice, and individuality

For what is the best choice, for each individual is the highest it is possible for him to achieve.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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A Quote by Aristotle on beginning

Well begun is half done.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Politics (quoting a proverb)

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A Quote by Aristotle on people and youth

Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: Nicomachean Ethics

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A Quote by Aristotle on virtue and just

All virtue is summed up in dealing justly.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

Source: The Nicomachean Ethics 5, 1

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A Quote by Aristotle on achievement, clarity, goal, idealism, money, practicality, wisdom, objective, end, and means

First, have a definite, clear practical ideal; a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary means to achieve your ends: wisdom, money, materials, and methods. Third, adjust all your means to that end.

Aristotle (384 - 322 BC)

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