The energy of the mind is the essence of life.
Quote by Aristotle
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Every art and every inquiry, and similarly every action and choice, is thought to aim at some good and for this reason the good has rightly been declared to be that at which all things aim.
Hence poetry is something more philosophic and of graver import than history, since its statements are rather of the nature of universals, whereas those of history are singulars.
The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.
Happiness depends upon ourselves.
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.
Therefore, the good of man must be the end of the science of politics.
It is best to rise from life as from a banquet, neither thirsty nor drunken.
At his best, man is the noblest of all animals separated from law and justice he is the worst.
The secret to humor is surprise.
Those who educate children well are more to be honored than they who produce them for these only gave them life, those the art of living well.
People always accuse me of being motivational in a way, like it was a bad thing, but that's just how I was raised. My mom raised me in a positive environment, with lots of love in my heart, and that reflects in my music.
The first problem for all of us, men and women, is not to learn, but to unlearn.
Remember, always give your best. Never get discouraged. Never be petty. Always remember, others may hate you. But those who hate you don't win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself.
If you're going to America, bring your own food.
The funny thing is, the girls that I'm always up against for roles are pretty nice and cool, like Emma Watson. She's awesome.
I need protein from food rather than just protein supplements. I changed my diet.
Remember, each one of us has the power to change the world. Just start thinking peace, and the message will spread quicker than you think.
A stern discipline pervades all nature, which is a little cruel that it may be very kind.
The faults of a superior person are like the sun and moon. They have their faults, and everyone sees them they change and everyone looks up to them.
We all dream. We dream vividly, depending on our nature. Our existence is beyond our explanation, whether we believe in God or we have religion or we're atheist.