Abstinence is easier than temperance
Quote by Seneca
We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered today?...
The whole world is my native land
Nothing is ours except time.
If you wish to be loved; love
True wisdom consists in not departing from nature and in molding our conduct according to...
What difference does it make how much you have? What you do not have amounts...
If sensuality were happiness, beasts were happier than men; but human felicity is lodged in...
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.
Courage leads to heaven; fear to death.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
I am like a book, with pages that have stuck together for want of use:...
Never give advice - sell it
We should every night call ourselves to an account; What infirmity have I mastered today?...
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because...
Whatever is to make us better and happy, God has placed either openly before us...
A great step towards independence is good humored stomach
Death ne'er can fail the man who wills to die.
Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that...
Can anything be so elegant as to have few wants, and to serve them one's...
Hope is the worst of evils, for it prolongs the torment of man