Aristotle - Page 2

No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.
– Aristotle

Whosoever is delighted in solitude is either a wild beast or a god.
– Aristotle

Philosophy is the science which considers truth.
– Aristotle

It is possible to fail in many ways…while to succeed is possible only in one way.
– Aristotle

We give up leisure in order that we may have leisure, just as we go to war in order that we may have peace.
– Aristotle

The goal of war is peace, of business,leisure.
– Aristotle

The end of labor is to gain leisure.
– Aristotle

Earthworms are the intenstines of the soil.
– Aristotle

I say that habit’s but a long practice, friend, and this becomes men’s nature in the end.
– Aristotle

Moral excellence comes about as a result of habit. We become just by doing just acts.
– Aristotle

Beauty is the gift of God.
– Aristotle

It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good citizen.
– Aristotle

“Man, when perfected, is the best of animals, but when separated from law and justice, he is the worst of all.”
– Aristotle

If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature’s way.
– Aristotle

Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
– Aristotle

At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.
– Aristotle

In justice is all virtues found in sum.
– Aristotle

Education is the best provision for old age.
– Aristotle

One swallow does not make a summer.
– Aristotle

I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self.
– Aristotle