The happy life is thought to be one of excellence; now an excellent life requires exertion, and does not consist in amusement.
To know what virtue is is not enough; we must endeavor to possess and to practice it, or in some other manner actually ourselves to become good.
Education and morals will be found almost the whole that goes to make a good man.
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
In educating the young we steer them by the rudders of pleasure and pain