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ARISTOTLE
Greek philosopher
(384 BC - 322 BC)
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Our characters are a result of our conduct.
      - [Character]

People generally despise where they flatter.
      - [Despise]

Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of introduction.
      - [Beauty]

Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
      - [Truth]

Plausible impossibilities should be preferred to unconvincing possibilities.
      - [Impossibility]

Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history, for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.
      - [History : Poetry]

Poetry is something more philosophical and more worthy of serious attention than history.
      - [Poetry]

Praise invariably implies a reference to a higher standard.
      - [Praise]

Shame is an ornament of the young; a disgrace of the old.
      - [Shame]

Some men are just as firmly convinced of what they think as others of what they know.
      - [Thought]

Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through greatness of mind.
      - [Suffering]

Teachers who educate children deserve more honor than parents who merely gave birth; for bare life is furnished by the one, the other ensures a good life.
      - [Teachers]

The activity of happiness must occupy an entire lifetime; for one swallow does not a summer make.
      - [Happiness]

The avarice of mankind is insatiable.
      - [Avarice]

The beginning, as the proverb says, is half the whole.
      - [Beginnings]

The best political community is formed by citizens of the middle class.
      - [Politics]

The best things are placed between extremes.
      - [Station]

The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
      - [Education]

The end of labor is to gain leisure. It is a great saying.
      - [Industry]

The family is the association established by nature for the supply of man's everyday wants.
      - [Family]

The goal of war is peace, of business, leisure.
      - [Goals]

The gods too are fond of a joke.
      - [Humor]

The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, the best of circumstances.
      - [Courage]

The law is reason free from passion.
      - [Law]

The man with a host of friends who slaps on the back everybody he meets is regarded as the friend of nobody.
      - [Friends]


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