Brief author info: Aristotle (384-322 B.C.) Greek philosopher.
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Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.
He who has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander.
Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Cruel is the strife of brothers.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
It is easy to fly into a passion-anybody can do that-but to be angry with the right person to the right extent and at the right time and with the right object and in the right way-that is not easy, and it is not everyone who can do it.
No notice is taken of a little evil, but when it increases it strikes the eye.
The family is the association established by nature for the supply of man's everyday wants.
Not to get what you have set your heart on is almost as bad as getting nothing at all.
Things don't change. You change your way of looking, that's all.
A wise girl kisses but doesn't love, listens but doesn't believe, and leaves before she is left.
Count your age by friends, not years Count your life by smiles, not tears.
Nothing is impossible, the word itself says 'I'm possible'!
It takes great wit and interest and energy to be happy. The pursuit of happiness is a great activity. One must be open and alive. It is the greatest feat man has to accomplish.