Aristotle

Aristotle

Aristotle is known as one of the most influential thinkers of all time.
"We make war that we may live in peace."
--Aristotle

"Excellence is an art won by training and habituation. We do not act rightly because we have virtue or excellence, but we rather have those because we have acted rightly. We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit."
--Aristotle

"I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self."
--Aristotle

"Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others."
--Aristotle

"Happiness depends upon ourselves."
--Aristotle

"If liberty and equality, as is thought by some, are chiefly to be found in democracy, they will be best attained when all persons alike share in government to the utmost."
--Aristotle

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