Quote of the Day – Aristotle on Destiny

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“Excellence is never an accident. It is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, and intelligent execution; it represents the wise choice of many alternatives – choice, not chance, determines your destiny.” – Aristotle Today’s quote is yet another that describes to us how our destiny is not a matter of chance.  The dreams [...]

Quote of the Day – “We are what we repeatedly do”

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“We are what we repeatedly do.  Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” – Will Durant, The Story of Philosophy (No – it was not actually Aristotle) In a quote commonly attributed to Aristotle himself, Will Durant summarized a portion of Aristotle’s philosophy in his book The Story of Philosophy.  The assertion of [...]