QUOTES FROM ARISTOTLE AND DANTE

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act but a habit.” – Aristotle

“Happiness depends upon ourselves.” – Aristotle

“The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living from the dead.” – Aristotle

“The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.” – Aristotle

“We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.” – Aristotle

“The worst form of inequality is to try to make unequal things equal.” – Aristotle

“Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.” – Aristotle

“The roots of education are bitter, but the fruit is sweet.” – Aristotle

“It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.” – Aristotle

“The only way to avoid criticism is to say nothing, do nothing, and be nothing.” – Aristotle

“Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.” – Aristotle

“Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution.” – Aristotle

“The more you know, the more you know you don’t know.” – Aristotle

“The ultimate value of life depends upon awareness and the power of contemplation rather than upon mere survival.” – Aristotle

“To perceive is to suffer.” – Aristotle

“The least initial deviation from the truth is multiplied later a thousandfold.” – Aristotle

“The soul never thinks without an image.” – Aristotle

“It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light.” – Aristotle

“Excellence is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well.” – Aristotle

“Hope is a waking dream.” – Aristotle

“The one exclusive sign of thorough knowledge is the power of teaching.” – Aristotle

“All human actions have one or more of these seven causes: chance, nature, compulsions, habit, reason, passion, desire.” – Aristotle

“The whole is more than the sum of its parts.” – Aristotle

“One swallow does not make a summer.” – Aristotle

“The educated person is educated in everything.” – Aristotle

“The aim of the wise is not to secure pleasure, but to avoid pain.” – Aristotle

“Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees the others.” – Aristotle

“Nature does nothing uselessly.” – Aristotle

“To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.” – Aristotle

“The more you know, the more you realize you don’t know.” – Aristotle