10 Pieces of Philosophical Wisdom From Aristotle

I read renowned ancient Greek philosopher Aristotle recently, and I really loved it. Below are a few of my favorite excerpts; I hope they move you as much as they moved me.

  1. “The aim of art is to represent not the outward appearance of things, but their inward significance.”
  2. “It is not enough to win a war; it is more important to organize the peace.”
  3. “The educated differ from the uneducated as much as the living differ from the dead.”
  4. “To write well, express yourself like…



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