Yellow-colored objects appear to be gold
Good has two meanings it means that which is good absolutely and that which is good for somebody.
It is better for a city to be governed by a good man than by good laws.
Greatness does not consist in receiving honors but in deserving them.
Happiness seems to require a modicum of external prosperity
Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions.
Happiness belongs to the self-sufficient
Different men seek happiness in different ways and by different means.
Not to get what you have your heart set on is almost as bad as getting nothing at all
There are some jobs in which it is impossible for a man to be virtuous
It is in justice that the ordering of society is centered.
The end of labor is to gain leisure
The quality of a life is determined by its activities
Melancholy men are of all others the most witty.
Either a beast or a god.
Since the things we do determine the character of life, no blessed person can become unhappy. For he will never do those things which are hateful and petty.
Happiness is activity.
My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.
Jealousy is both reasonable and belongs to reasonable men, while envy is base and belongs to the base, for the one makes himself get good things by jealousy, while the other does not allow his neighbour to have them through envy.
He who hath many friends hath none.
Man is naturally a political animal.
A sense is what has the power of receiving into itself the sensible forms of things without the matter, in the way in which a piece of wax takes on the impress of a signet-ring without the iron or gold.
If one way be better than another, that you may be sure is Nature's way.
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but with regard to their mode of life.
A true friend is one soul in two bodies.