About:-  Aristotle was an ancient Greek philosopher and scientist born in the city of Stagira, Chalkidiki, in the north of Classical Greece. Along with Plato, Aristotle is considered the “Father of Western Philosophy”, which inherited almost its entire lexicon from his teachings, including problems and methods of inquiry.

Aristotle was born circa 384 BC. in Stagira, a small town on the northern coast of Greece that was once a seaport. And he died on 322 BCE. His father Nicomachus named him Aristotle, which means “the best purpose”. His father served as a personal physician to King Amyntas of Macedon. Though not much information is available about his …

A list of the best Aristotle quotes. This list is arranged according to which famous Aristotle quotes have received the most votes from philosophers like you, soon.

Below is a list of the best motivational quotes to inspire you to start your day with a New Energy.

 

List of Motivational Aristotle Quotes:–

 “Anyone can become angry — that is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose, and in the right way — this is not easy.” 

 

 

 “Democracy arose from men’s thinking that if they are equal in any respect, they are equal absolutely.”

 

 

 “Equality consists in the same treatment of similar persons.”

 

Motivational and Inspirational Quotes By Aristotle
Motivational and Inspirational Quotes By Aristotle

 

 “First, have a definite, clear practical ideal; a goal, an objective. Second, have the necessary means to achieve your ends; wisdom, money, materials, and methods. Third, adjust all your means to that end.”

 

 

 “Happiness depends upon ourselves.” 

 

 

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

 

 

 “It is easy to perform a good action, but not easy to acquire a settled habit of performing such actions.” 

 

 “It is well to be up before daybreak, for such habits contribute to health, wealth, and wisdom.”

 

 

 “Man is a goal seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.” 

 

 

 “My best friend is the man who in wishing me well wishes it for my sake.” 

 

 

 “We praise a man who feels angry on the right grounds and against the right persons and also in the right manner at the right moment and for the right length of time.”

 

 

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

 

 

 “At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.”

 

 

“Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them.” 

 

 

“Every rascal is not a thief, but every thief is a rascal.” 

 

 

 “Friendship is essentially a partnership.” 

 

 

 “Happiness is activity.” 

 

 

 Best Inspirational Aristotle Quotes:–

 

 “If happiness is activity in accordance with excellence, it is reasonable that it should be in accordance with the highest excellence.” 

 

 

 “One thing alone, not even God can do, To make undone whatever hath been done.” 

 

 

 “Poetry is finer and more philosophical than history; for poetry expresses the universal, and history only the particular.” 

 

 

 “Probable impossibilities are to be preferred to improbable possibilities.” 

 

 

 “The beauty of the soul shines out when a man bears with composure one heavy mischance after another, not because he does not feel them, but because he is a man of high and heroic temper.”

 

 

 “The energy of the mind is the essence of life.”

 

 

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

 

 

 “The secret to humor is surprising.” 

 

 

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

 

 

“This is the reason why mothers are more devoted to their children than fathers: it is that they suffer more in giving them birth and are more certain that they are their own.” 

 

 

 “To write well, express yourself like common people, but think like a wise man. Or, think as wise men do, but speak as the common people do.” 

 

 

 “Character is that which reveals moral purpose, exposing the class of things a man chooses or avoids.” 

 

 

Famous Humorous Aristotle Quotes:–

 

 “Education is the best provision for old age.” 

 

 

“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.” 

 

 

 “Great men are always of nature originally melancholy.” 

 

 

 “Hope is a waking dream.” 

 

 

“In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. The young they keep out of mischief; to the old, they are a comfort and aid in their weakness, and those in the prime of life they incite to noble deeds.” 

 

 

 “It is the mark of an instructed mind to rest satisfied with the degree of precision which the nature of the subject admits and not to seek exactness when only an approximation of the truth is possible.” 

 

 

 “Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.” 

 

 

 “There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.” 

 

 

  “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.” 

 

 

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

 

 

 “What it lies in our power to do, it lies in our power not to do.” 

 

 

 “All who have meditated on the art of governing mankind have been convinced that the fate of empires depends on the education of youth.” 

 

 

 “It was through the feeling of wonder that men now and at first began to philosophize.” 

 

 

 “Memory is the scribe of the soul.” 

 

 

 “Nature does nothing uselessly.” 

 

 

 “No notice is taken of a little evil, but when it increases it strikes the eye.” 

 

 

Top 10 Motivational Aristotle Quotes:–

 

 “Plato is dear to me, but dearer still is a truth.” 

 

 

 “Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.”

 

 

 “So it is naturally with the male and the female; the one is superior, the other inferior; the one governs, the other is governed, and the same rule must necessarily hold good with respect to all mankind.” 

 

 

 “The beginning of reform is not so much to equalize property as to train the noble sort of natures not to desire more, and to prevent the lower from getting more.” 

 

 

 “The ideal man bears the accidents of life with dignity and grace, making the best of circumstances.” 

 

 

 “The most perfect political community must be among those who are in the middle rank, and those states are best instituted wherein these are a larger and more respectable part, if possible than both the other; or, if that cannot be, at least than either of them separate.”

 

 

“The soul never thinks without a picture. Hope is the dream of a waking man.” 

 

 

 “To the query, What is a friend? his reply was A single soul dwelling in two bodies.”

 

 

 “Wicked men obey from fear; good men, from love.” 

 

 

 “Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.”