Bodily exercise, when compulsory, does no harm to the body, but knowledge acquired under compulsion obtains no hold on the mind.
More Quotes from Aristotle: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.
Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.
Between friends there is no need of justice.
Wicked men obey for fear, but the good for love.
Temperance is a mean with regard to pleasures.
What soon grows old Gratitude.
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