Excellence, then, is a state concerned with choice, lying in a mean, relative to us, this being determined by reason and in the way in which the man of practical wisdom would determine it.

- Aristotle

He who hath many friends hath none.

- Aristotle

The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.

- Aristotle

Knowing yourself is the beginning of all wisdom.

- Aristotle

Liars when they speak the truth are not believed.

- Aristotle

Probable impossibilities are to be preferred to improbable possibilities.

- Aristotle

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

- Aristotle

A friend to all is a friend to none.

- Aristotle
Don’t be too assuming, it doesn’t get you anywhere.

Don’t be too assuming, it doesn’t get you anywhere.

- Anne Frank

Wisdom is the fruit of a balanced development.

- Alfred North Whitehead

Knowledge shrinks as wisdom grows.

- Alfred North Whitehead

Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.

- Alexander Graham Bell
Words build bridges into unexplored regions.

Words build bridges into unexplored regions.

- Adolf Hitler

Always be listening and learning.

- Adena Friedman

If someone gives you an opportunity, you better maximize it so that he wants to give you the next one.

- Adena Friedman
When you seek advice, do not withhold any facts from the person whose advice you seek.

When you seek advice, do not withhold any facts from the person whose advice you seek.

- Abu Bakr
You can't have a better today and tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday...

You can’t have a better today and tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.

A man without ethics is a wild beast loosed upon this world.

- Albert Camus

We are all born mad, some remain so.

- Albert Camus

Stupidity has a knack of getting its way.

- Albert Camus

Unless one is able to live fully in the present, the future is a hoax.

- Alan Watts

Much wants more and loses all.

- Aesop

Who acts in haste repent at leisure.

- Aesop

Destroy the seed of evil, or it will grow up to your ruin.

- Aesop

Do not attempt to hide things which cannot be hidden.

- Aesop

The quarrels of friends are the opportunities of foes.

- Aesop

I can’t be friends with a man who blows hot and cold with the same breath.

- Aesop

Do not count your chickens before they are hatched.

- Aesop

Better to starve free than be a fat slave.

- Aesop

Look and see which way the wind blows before you commit yourself.

- Aesop

Familiarity breeds contempt.

- Aesop

Fine clothes may disguise, but silly words will disclose a fool.

- Aesop

A man is known by the company he keeps.

- Aesop

Uninvited guests are often most welcome when they leave.

- Aesop

It is with our passions, as it is with fire and water, they are good servants but bad masters.

- Aesop

A word in season is most precious.

- Aesop

Zeal should not outrun discretion.

- Aesop

Once a wolf, always a wolf.

- Aesop

Little by little does the trick.

- Aesop

It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.

- Aesop

Self-help is the best help.

- Aesop

Injuries may be forgiven, but not forgotten.

- Aesop

A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing or the other, and we then know how to meet him.

- Aesop

Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties.

- Aesop

The smaller the mind, the greater the conceit.

- Aesop

Always stop to think whether your fun may not be the cause of another’s unhappiness.

- Aesop

Wise men say nothing in dangerous times.

- Aesop

A person’s true nature will reveal itself despite disguise.

- Aesop

If we really want something done, it is best to do it ourselves.

- Aesop

United we stand; divided we fall.

- Aesop