Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
Civil strife is caused not only by inequality of property, but also by inequality of honors.
The proof that the state is a creation of nature and prior to the individual is that the individual, when isolated, is not self-sufficing; and therefore he is like a part in relation to the whole.
It is simplicity that makes the uneducated more effective than the educated when addressing popular audiences.
The female is, as it were, a mutilated male, and the catamenia are semen, only not pure; for there is only one thing they have not in them, the principle of soul.
It is a part of probability that many improbabilities will happen.