A man's worth is no greater than the worth of his ambitions
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Everyman's life lies within the present, for the past is spent and done with, and...
Glory paid to our ashes comes too late
In all my writings my aim has been to spare sinners and assail sin
So great is the modesty of your mind and face, Sophronius that I wonder you...
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly,...
For all their compliments do verses pay? They mayn't, yet these same poems make me...
There is no glory in outstripping donkeys
The flaw which is hidden is deemed greater than it is
Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.
If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do...
Never esteem anything as of advantage to thee that shall make thee break thy word...
Each thing is of like form from everlasting and comes round again in its cycle.
The best answer to anger is silence.
There is nothing happens to any person but what was in his power to go...
Be content to seem what you really are.
Anger cannot be dishonest.
The universal order and the personal order are nothing but different expressions and manifestations of...
A man's worth is no greater than his ambitions.
Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.