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Aristotle Quotes

Greek Philosopher

Man is by nature a political animal.

Category: Humankind

Either a beast or a god.

Category: Humankind

The secret to humor is surprise.

Category: Humor

No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.

Category: Insanity

The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.

Category: Justice

The law is reason, free from passion.

Category: Law And Lawyers

The end of labor is to gain leisure.

Category: 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.

Category: Leisure

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.

Category: Love

Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love.

Category: Love

No great genius has ever existed without some touch of madness.

Category: Madness

Memory is the scribe of the soul.

Category: Memory

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