Man is his desire.



Profession: Philosopher
Nationality: Greek

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Freedom is obedience to self-formulated rules.

The basis of a democratic state is liberty.

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

Further, the orator should be able to prove opposites, as in logical arguments.

One swallow does not make a summer, neither does one fine day; similarly one day or brief time of happiness does not make a person entirely happy.

What makes a man a 'sophist' is not his faculty, but his moral purpose.

But justice is the bond of men in states, for the administration of justice, which is the determination of what is just, is the principle of order in political society.

The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.

They should rule who are able to rule best.

As in other departments of science, so in politics, the compound should always be resolved into the simple elements or least parts of the whole.

To feel these feelings at the right time, on the right occasion, towards the right people, for the right purpose and in the right manner, is to feel the best amount of them, which is the mean amount - and the best amount is of course the mark of virtue.

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

The high minded man must care more for the truth than for what people think.

Those who excel in virtue have the best right of all to rebel, but then they are of all men the least inclined to do so.