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Aristotle
(384BC-322BC) born on
Greek writer, philosopher. He is credited with "inventing" logic and the science of reasoning.
         
   
F
Beauty depends on size as well as symmetry. No very small animal can be beautiful, for looking at it takes so small a portion of time that the impression of it will be confused. Nor can any very large one, for a whole view of it cannot be had at once.

R
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
A
Every action must be due to one or other of seven causes: chance, nature, compulsion, habit, reasoning, anger, or appetite.
N
Law means good order.
K
The generality of men are naturally apt to be swayed by fear rather than reverence, and to refrain from evil rather because of the punishment that it brings than because of its own foulness.
 
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Published Sources for the above Quotations:
F: "Poetics," ch. 7, sct. 4.
R: From "Charades," an internet collection of quotations.
A: "Rhetoric," Bk. II.
N: "Politics."
K: "Nicomachean Ethics," bk. 10, ch. 9.
   


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