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Considered one of the most influential of all the Greek philosophers, Aristotle originally was to follow in his father's footsteps, that of physician, until he began to study under Plato. The writings of Aristotle covered the entire circle of knowledge of his time. While many of his works are lost to the ages, his most important ones Organon (or Logic), Rhetoric, Poetics and Meteorology …

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"Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow ripening fruit." Aristotle
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"We are what we repeatedly do." Aristotle
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"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
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"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit." Aristotle
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"To the query, ''What is a friend?'' his reply was ''A single soul dwelling in two bodies.''" Aristotle
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"Without friends no one would choose to live." Aristotle
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"Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love." Aristotle
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"Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence" Aristotle
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"In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge." Aristotle
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"Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies." Aristotle
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"Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies." Aristotle
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"Quality is not an act, it is a habit." Aristotle
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"It is well to be up before daybreak, for such habits contribute to health, wealth, and wisdom." Aristotle
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"I say that habit's but a long practice, friend, And this becomes men's nature in the end" Aristotle
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"A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less apprehensive of illegal treatment from a ruler whom they consider god-fearing and pious. On the other hand, they do less easily move against him, believing that he has the gods on his side." Aristotle
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"Poverty is the parent of revolution" Aristotle
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"Of all the varieties of virtues, liberalism is the most beloved." Aristotle
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"The appropriate age for marriage is around eighteen for girls and thirty-seven for men." Aristotle
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"They [Young People] have exalted notions, because they have not been humbled by life or learned its necessary limitations; moreover, their hopeful disposition makes them think themselves equal to great things -- and that means having exalted notions. They would always rather do noble deeds than useful ones: Their lives are regulated more by moral feeling than by reasoning -- all their mistakes are in the direction of doing things excessively and vehemently. They overdo everything -- they love too much, hate too much, and the same with everything else." Aristotle
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"How many a dispute could have been deflated into a single paragraph if the disputants had dared to define their terms" Aristotle
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"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it." Aristotle
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