Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.

-Aristotle
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The virtues [moral excellence] therefore are engendered in us neither by nature nor yet in violation of nature; nature gives us the capacity to receive them, and this capacity is brought to maturity by habit.

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Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit. Arist
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Democracy arises out of the notion that those who are equal in any respect are equal in all respects; because men are equally free, they claim to be absolutely equal.

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The man who is content to live alone is either a beast or a god.
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For pleasure is a state of soul, and to each man that which he is said to be a lover of is pleasant.

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The wise man knows of all things, as far as possible, although he has no knowledge of each of them in detail
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The seat of the soul and the control of voluntary movement - in fact, of nervous functions in general, - are to be sought in the heart. The brain is an organ of minor importance.

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The real difference between democracy and oligarchy is poverty and wealth. Wherever men rule by reason of their wealth, whether they be few or many, that is an oligarchy, and where the poor rule, that is a democracy.
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Quality is not an act, it is a habit. Aristotle 1

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Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.