Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.

-Aristotle
Aristotle

Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.

Aristotle
The most perfect political community is one in which the middle class is in control, and outnumbers both of the other classes.
Aristotle

In constructing the plot and working it out with the proper diction, the poet should place the scene, as far as possible, before his eyes. In this way, seeing everything with the utmost vividness, as if he were a spectator of the action, he will discover what is in keeping with it, and be most unlikely to overlook inconsistencies.

Aristotle
As our acts vary, our habits will follow in their course.
Aristotle

The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead. Arist

Aristotle
Even the best of men in authority are liable to be corrupted by passion. We may conclude then that the law is reason without passion, and it is therefore preferable to any individual.
Aristotle

Anything whose presence or absence makes no discernible difference is no essential part of the whole.

Aristotle
A good man may make the best even of poverty and disease, and the other ills of life; but he can only attain happiness under the opposite conditions
Aristotle

Friendship is essentially a partnership.

Aristotle
Every wicked man is in ignorance as to what he ought to do, and from what to abstain, and it is because of error such as this that men become unjust and, in a word, wicked.