Quotations by Author

Aristotle (384 BC - 322 BC)
Greek critic, philosopher, physicist, & zoologist [more author details]
Showing quotations 11 to 30 of 70 total Next Page ->
     - Read the works of Aristotle online at The Literature Page
If some animals are good at hunting and others are suitable for hunting, then the Gods must clearly smile on hunting.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
It is in justice that the ordering of society is centered.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
Law is mind without reason.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
Man perfected by society is the best of all animals; he is the most terrible of all when he lives without law, and without justice.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
Men acquire a particular quality by constantly acting a particular way... you become just by performing just actions, temperate by performing temperate actions, brave by performing brave actions.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
One swallow does not make a summer, neither does one fine day; similarly one day or brief time of happiness does not make a person entirely happy.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
The gods too are fond of a joke.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature, indeed, prepares in us the ground for their reception, but their complete formation is the product of habit.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
The only stable state is the one in which all men are equal before the law.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
To give a satisfactory decision as to the truth it is necessary to be rather an arbitrator than a party to the dispute.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
To perceive is to suffer.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle
Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle, 'Nicomachean Ethics'
It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good citizen.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle, 'Nicomachean Ethics,' 325 B.C.
Evil brings men together.
[info][add][mail][note]
Aristotle, (attributed)
Showing quotations 11 to 30 of 70 total.
  [Next Page]
Showing quotations 11 to 30 of 70 total Next Page ->
Previous Author: Aristophanes Next Author: Heather Armstrong
Return to Author List
Browse our complete list of 3436 authors by last name:
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M  N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  X  Y  Z