Hope is the dream of a waking man.

-Aristotle
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A person's life persuades better than his word.

Aristotle
The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.
Aristotle

Bad men are full of repentance.

Aristotle
Why is it that all those who have become eminent in philosophy, politics, poetry, or the arts are clearly of an atrabilious temperament and some of them to such an extent as to be affected by diseases caused by black bile?
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These virtues are formed in man by his doing the actions ... The good of man is a working of the soul in the way of excellence in a complete life.

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Happiness lies in virtuous activity, and perfect happiness lies in the best activity, which is contemplative
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There are some jobs in which it is impossible for a man to be virtuous.

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Demonstration is also something necessary, because a demonstration cannot go otherwise than it does, ... And the cause of this lies with the primary premises/principles.
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The society that loses its grip on the past is in danger, for it produces men who know nothing but the present, and who are not aware that life had been, and could be, different from what it is.

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Two characteristic marks have above all others been recognized as distinguishing that which has soul in it from that which has not - movement and sensation.