Aristotle - Page 3

Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
– Aristotle

The excess of virtue is a vice.
– Aristotle

The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
– Aristotle

All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.
– Aristotle

The end of labor is to gain leisure.
– Aristotle

In justice is all virtues found in sum.
– Aristotle

The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousand fold.
– Aristotle

Happiness belongs to the self sufficient.
– Aristotle

All who have meditated on the art of governing mankind have been convinced that the fate of empires depends on the education of youth.
– Aristotle

Man is a goal seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
– Aristotle

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

What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
– Aristotle

One must learn by doing the thing, for though you think you know it, you have no certainty until you try.
– Aristotle

All who have meditated on the art of governing mankind have been convinced that the fate of empires depends on the education of youth.
– Aristotle

Hope is a waking dream.
– Aristotle

One swallow does not make a summer.
– Aristotle

The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
– Aristotle

The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
– Aristotle

The gods too are fond of a joke.
– Aristotle

The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
– Aristotle