Socrates had a student named Plato, Plato had a student named Aristotle, and Aristotle had a student named Alexander the Great.
— Tom Morris

Criticism, as it was first instituted by aristotle, was meant as a standard of judging well.
Samuel Johnson aristotle quote

Our tradition of political thought had its definite beginning in the teachings of Plato and Aristotle. I believe it came to a no less definite end in the theories of Karl Marx.
— Hannah Arendt

I will admit, like Socrates and Aristotle and Plato and some other philosophers, that there are instances where the death penalty would seem appropriate.
— Jack Kevorkian

Man will become immeasurably stronger, wiser, and subtler; his body will become more harmonious, his movements more rhythmic, his voice more musical. The forms of life will become dynamically dramatic. The average human type will rise to the heights of an Aristotle, a Goethe, or a Marx. And above these heights, new peaks will rise.
— aristotle quotation by Leon Trotsky