For as the eyes of bats are to the blaze of day, so is the reason in our soul to the things which are by nature most evident of all.
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Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence
The moral virtues, then, are produced in us neither by nature nor against nature. Nature, indeed, prepares in us the ground for their reception, but their complete formation is the product of habit.
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 - that is not easy.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
Happiness may be defined as good fortune joined to virtue, or a independence, or as a life that is both agreeable and secure
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