Quotes by Aristotle

Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them.
– Aristotle
Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.
– Aristotle
Education is the best provision for old age.
– Aristotle
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
– Aristotle
For what is the best choice, for each individual is the highest it is possible for him to achieve.
– Aristotle
Friendship is essentially a partnership.
– Aristotle
Great men are always of a nature originally melancholy.
– Aristotle
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
– Aristotle
He who is unable to live in society, or who has no need because he is sufficient for himself, must be either a beast or a god.
– Aristotle
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is nature's way.
– Aristotle
In a democracy the poor will have more power than the rich, because there are more of them, and the will of the majority is supreme.
– Aristotle
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous.
– Aristotle
In nine cases out of ten, a woman had better show more affection than she feels.
– Aristotle
In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.
– Aristotle
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
– Aristotle
It is just that we should be grateful, not only to those with whose views we may agree, but also to those who have expressed more superficial views; for these also contributed something, by developing before us the powers of thought.
– Aristotle
It is not once nor twice but times without number that the same ideas make their appearance in the world.
– Aristotle
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
– Aristotle
It is unbecoming for young men to utter maxims.
– Aristotle
Man is by nature a political animal.
– Aristotle