aristotle Quotes

Something is infinite if, taking it quantity by quantity, we can always take something outside.
— Aristotle
We are better able to study our neighbors than ourselves, and their actions than our own.
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— Aristotle
We should venture on the study of every kind of animal without distaster for each and all will reveal to us something natural and something beautiful.
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— Aristotle
The best things are placed between extremes.
— Aristotle
There is nothing strange in the circle being the origin of any and every marvel.
— Aristotle
That body is heavier than another which, in an equal bulk, moves downward quicker.
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— Aristotle
There's many a slip between the cup and the lip.
— Aristotle
The principle aim of gymnastics is the education of all youth and not simply that minority of people highly favored by nature.
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— Aristotle
Female cats are very Lascivious, and make advances to the male.
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— Aristotle
There is honor in being a dog.
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— Aristotle
Love well, be loved and do something of value.
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— Aristotle
Justice is the loveliest and health is the best. but the sweetest to obtain is the heart's desire.
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— Aristotle
Marriage is like retiring as a bachelor and getting a sexual pension. You don't have to work for the sex any more, but you only get 65% as much.
tags: work sex sexual marriage
— Aristotle
The final cause, then, produces motion through being loved.
— Aristotle
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
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— Aristotle
To love someone is to identify with them.
— Aristotle
Between husband and wife friendship seems to exist by nature, for man is naturally disposed to pairing.
tags: friendship nature men
— Aristotle
Today, see if you can stretch your heart and expand your love so that it touches not only those to whom you can give it easily, but also to those who need it so much.
tags: heart
— Aristotle
Law is mind without reason.
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— Aristotle
Where your talents and the needs of the world cross; there lies your vocation.
tags: world lies talent
— Aristotle
Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
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— Aristotle
Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
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— Aristotle
Goodness is to do good to the deserving and love the good and hate the wicked, and not to be eager to inflict punishment or take vengeance, but to be gracious and kindly and forgiving.
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— Aristotle
It is impossible, or not easy, to alter by argument what has long been absorbed by habit.
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— Aristotle
He who has conferred a benefit on anyone from motives of love or honor will feel pain, if he sees that the benefit is received without gratitude.
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— Aristotle
The only stable state is the one in which all men are equal before the law.
tags: men law
— Aristotle
Speech is the representation of the mind, and writing is the representation of speech.
tags: speech mind writing
— Aristotle
When the looms spin by themselves, we'll have no need for slaves.
— Aristotle
The fool tells me his reason; the wise man persuades me with my own.
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— Aristotle
Greatness of spirit is accompanied by simplicity and sincerity.
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— Aristotle
Men become richer not only by increasing their existing wealth but also by decreasing their expenditure.
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— Aristotle
Be a free thinker and don't accept everything you hear as truth. Be critical and evaluate what you believe in.
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— Aristotle
Authority is no source for Truth.
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— Aristotle
There also appears to be another element in the soul, which, though irrational, yet in a manner participates in rational principle.
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— Aristotle
For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the reason in our soul to the things which are by nature most evident of all.
tags: nature soul eyes
— Aristotle
The souls ability to nourish itself lies in the heart.
tags: heart lies soul
— Aristotle
The soul becomes prudent by sitting and being quiet.
tags: soul
— Aristotle
The student of politics therefore as well as the psychologist must study the nature of the soul.
tags: nature soul politics
— Aristotle
While the faculty of sensation is dependent upon the body, mind is separable from it
tags: body mind
— Aristotle
All food must be capable of being digested, and that what produces digestion is warmth; that is why everything that has soul in it possesses warmth.
tags: food soul
— Aristotle
aristotle
Birth    : 384 BC
Death  : 322 BC
Occupation  : Philosopher

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