Aristotle Quotes (398 quotes)
Treatise on Rhetoric [also titled Art of Rhetoric or simply Rhetoric], Book II, Chapter XIV. Variant translation: "Youth... Easily deceived, because full of hope"
“Both oligarch and tyrant mistrust the people, and therefore deprive them of their arms.”
The Metaphysics (2008 edition), Cosimo, Inc. - ISBN: 9781605203171
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Bio: Aristotle was a Greek philosopher and polymath, a student of Plato and teacher of Alexander the Great. His writings cover many subjects, including physics, metaphysics, poetry, theater, music, logic, rhetoric, linguistics, politics, government, ethics, biology, and zoology. Together with Plato and Socrates, Aristotle is one of the most important founding figures in Western philosophy.
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“Most critical writing is drivel and half of it is dishonest. It is a short cut to oblivion, anyway. Thinking in terms of ideas destroys the power to think in terms of emotions and sensations.”