Quotes by Famous People : Aristotle the Greek Philosopher

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Famous Quotes by Aristotle the Greek Philosopher

List of Famous Quotes by Aristotle the Greek Philosopher

  1. Young people are in a condition like permanent intoxication, because youth is sweet and they are growing.

  2. For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.

  3. We are what we repeatedly do.

  4. Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.

  5. The gods too are fond of a joke.

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

  7. All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind.

  8. 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.

  9. All men by nature desire knowledge.

  10. Liars when they speak the truth are not believed.s

  11. One swallow does not make a summer.

  12. It is possible to fail in many ways... while to succeed is possible only in one way.

  13. Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.

  14. Piety requires us to honour truth above our friends.

  15. We make war that we may live in peace.

  16. We must as second best... take the least of the evils.

  17. To enjoy the things we ought and to hate the things we ought has the greatest bearing on excellence of character.

  18. Nature does nothing uselessly.

  19. With regard to excellence, it is not enough to know, but we must try to have and use it.

  20. Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.

  21. To be conscious that we are perceiving or thinking is to be conscious of our own existence.

  22. I have gained this by philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law.

  23. For the things we have to learn before we can do them, we learn by doing them.

  24. They should rule who are able to rule best.

  25. It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.

  26. The basis of a democratic state is liberty.

  27. 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.

  28. Law is order, and good law is good order.

  29. Well begun is half done.

  30. Evil draws men together