Aristotle
...happiness is the highest good, being a realization and perfect practice of virtue, which some can attain, while others have little or none of it. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
A very populous city can rarely, if ever, be well governed. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
All men by nature desire to know. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
All paid employments absorb and degrade the mind. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
All proofs rest on premises. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
All that we do is done with an eye to something else. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Anybody can become angry--that is easy; but to be angry with the right person, and to the right degree, and at the right time, and for the right purpose, and in the right way--that is not within everybody's power and is not easy. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Between friends there is no need of justice. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Change in all things is sweet. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Consider pleasures as they depart, not as they come. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Education is the best provision for old age. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Even when laws have been written down, they ought not always to remain unaltered. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Happiness depends upon ourselves. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Happiness is the highest good, being a realization and perfect practice of virtue, which some can attain, while others have little or none of it. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Hope is a waking dream. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is the victory over self. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in the government to the utmost. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
It is better for a city to be governed by a good man than by good laws. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
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. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
It was through the feeling of wonder that men now and at first began to philosophize. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Liars when they speak the truth are not believed. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Man is by nature a political animal. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Mothers are fonder than fathers of their children because they are more certain they are their own. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Nature never makes anything that is superfluous. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Philosopher, what is justice? - To give every man his own. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Philosophy is the science which considers truth. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Probable impossibilities are to be preferred to improbable possibilities. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Revolutions are not trifles, but spring from trifles. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Some men are just as sure of the truth of their opinions as are others of what they know. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through greatness of mind. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
The best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
The chief forms of beauty are order and symmetry and definiteness. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
The end of labor is to gain leisure. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
The gods are too fond of a joke. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
The high minded man must care more for the truth than for what people think. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
There was never a genius without a tincture of madness. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
This is the reason why mothers are devoted to their children more than fathers: it is that they suffer more in giving them birth and are more certain that they are their own. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Those that know, do. Those that understand, teach. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than parents, for these only gave life, those the art of living well. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
To enjoy the things we ought and to hate the things we ought has the greatest bearing on excellence of character. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
We give up leisure in order that we may have leisure, just as we go to war in order that we may have peace Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
We make war that we may live in peace. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
What we have to learn to do, we learn by doing. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Whether we will philosophize or we won't philosophize, we must philosophize. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is slow-ripening fruit. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Wit is educated insolence. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods. Klik for at sende dette citat til en ven

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