Man is by nature a political animal.
Either a beast or a god.
The secret to humor is surprise.
No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
The law is reason, free from passion.
Category: Law And Lawyers
The end of labor is to gain leisure.
We give up leisure in order that we may have leisure, just as we go to war in order that we may have peace.
It is Homer who has chiefly taught other poets the art of telling lies skillfully.
Category: Lies And Lying
The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
Category: Life And Living
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love.
No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.
Memory is the scribe of the soul.
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.
Category: Men And Women