Not to know of what things one should demand demonstration, and of what one should not, argues want of education.

-Aristotle
Aristotle

Whether if soul did not exist time would exist or not, is a question that may fairly be asked; for if there cannot be someone to count there cannot be anything that can be counted, so that evidently there cannot be number; for number is either what has been, or what can be, counted.

Aristotle
Why do men seek honour? Surely in order to confirm the favorable opinion they have formed of themselves.
Aristotle

Those that deem politics beneath their dignity are doomed to be governed by those of lesser talents.

Aristotle
Why is it that all men who are outstanding in philosophy, poetry or the arts are melancholic?
Aristotle

He who takes his fill of every pleasure ... becomes depraved; while he who avoids all pleasures alike ... becomes insensible.

Aristotle
The state comes into existence for the sake of life and continues to exist for the sake of good life.
Aristotle

Temperance is a mean with regard to pleasures. Arist

Aristotle
Suffering becomes beautiful when anyone bears great calamities with cheerfulness, not through insensibility but through greatness of mind.
Aristotle

If you see a man approaching with the obvious intent of doing you good, run for your life. Consider pleasures as they depart, not as they come.

Aristotle
The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal. Arist