Quotes by Aristotle

Aristotle

Aristotle

Greek philosopher

Alive from: 384 BC - 322 BC

Category: Philosophers

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    Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
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    Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is truth.
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    Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
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    Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.
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    Politicians also have no leisure, because they are always aiming at something beyond political life itself, power and glory, or happiness.
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    Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
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    Probable impossibilities are to be preferred to improbable possibilities.
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    Quality is not an act, it is a habit.
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    Republics decline into democracies and democracies degenerate into despotisms.
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    So it is naturally with the male and the female; the one is superior, the other inferior; the one governs, the other is governed; and the same rule must necessarily hold good with respect to all mankind.
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    The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.
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    The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.
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    The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy mischance after another, not because he does not feel them, but because he is a man of high and heroic temper.
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    The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the noble sort of natures not to desire more, and to prevent the lower from getting more.
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    The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.
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