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"I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law." -
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Top 5 quotes from Aristotle
"It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it."
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"I have gained this from philosophy: that I do without being commanded what others do only from fear of the law."
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"Never judge a philosophy by its abuse."