Who doesn’t know about Aristotle? The wise man behind amazing lines, Aristotle, was an ancient Greek philosopher and scientist. He was born in the city of Stagira, Greece. The quotations by Aristole are one of the most used quotations today. Apart from the quotes about philosophy and science, his friendship quotes are also very popular.
Just for your information, aether, the fifth element was proposed by Aristotle in addition to the four, Earth, Water, Air and Fire, proposed earlier by Empedocles.
There’s hardly any day when i am searching for some amazing quotes and i don’t find his name, the name of Aristotle.
Here is a list of Aristotle Quotes related to friends
What is a friend? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Without friends no one would choose to live, though he had all other goods.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Piety requires us to honor truth above our friends.
The best friend is he that, when he wishes a person’s good, wishes it for that person’s own sake.
This one is my personal favorite:
When people are friends, they have no need of justice, but when they are just, they need friendship in addition.
Bonus fact: Aristotle’s quotations are usually called by Bekker numbers. These numbers are keyed to the original Greek and therefore independent of the translation used.