” Art not only imitates nature, But also completes its deficiencies”

” The worst form of Inequality is to try to make unequal things equal”

” Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods”

” Dignity does not consists in processing honours, But in deserving them”

” Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, The whole aim and end of human existence”

” Different men seek… Happiness in different ways and by different means”

” Happiness depends upon ourselves”

” Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions”

” Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity”

” We should behave to our friends as we would wish our friends to behave to us”

” Between friends there is no need of justice”

” Wishing to be friends is quick work, But friendship is a slow-ripening fruit”

” My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake”

” Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies”

” Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies”

” Shame is an ornament to the young; a disgrace to the old”

” Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom”

” It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it”

” Those who are too smart to engage in politics are punished by being governed by those who are dumber”

” To avoid criticism say nothing, do nothing, be nothing”

” Those who know, Do. Those that understand, teach”

” All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reason, passion, and desire”

” Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work”

” happiness is the settling of the soul into its most appropriate spot”

” The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance”

” Misfortune shows those who are not really friends”

” It is not enough to wn a war; it is more important to organize the peace”

” Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil”

” Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life; the whole aim and end of human existence”

” Democracy arose from men’s thinking that if they are equal in any respect, They are equal absolutely”

” A friend to all is a friend to none”