Aristotle

Aristotle

was a Greek philosopher, a student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great
For as the interposition of a rivulet, however small, will occasion the line of the phalanx to fluctuate, so any trifling disagreement will be the cause of seditions; but they will not so soon flow from anything else as from the disagreement between virtue and vice, and next to that between poverty and riches.More Aristotle quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
Praise invariably implies a reference to a higher standard.More Aristotle quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
For one swallow does not make a summer, nor does one day; and so too one day, or a short time, does not make a man blessed and happy.More Aristotle quotes [07/07/2011 02:07:02]
The wise man does not expose himself needlessly to danger, since there are few things for which he cares sufficiently; but he is willing, in great crises, to give even his life -- knowing that under certain conditions it is not worthwhile to live.More Aristotle quotes [01/01/2000 12:01:00]
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.More Aristotle quotes [07/07/2011 02:07:09]

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