All is ephemeral, - fame and the famous as well
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is...
A man's worth is no greater than the worth of his ambitions
To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.
Confine yourself to the present.
Everything is only for a day, both that which remembers and that which is remembered
Life is a warfare and a stranger's sojourn, and after fame is oblivion.
In all my writings my aim has been to spare sinners and assail sin
Look within. Within is the fountain of good, and it will ever bubble up, if...
A wrong - doer is often a man that has left something undone, not always...
Tomorrow is nothing, today is too late; the good lived yesterday.
Conceal a flaw, and the world will imagine the worst
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing...
Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself....
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things...
A little flesh, a little breath, and a Reason to rule all - that is...
No man was ever so much deceived by another as by himself.
People ask you for criticism, but they only want praise.
Those who are once found to be bad are presumed to be so forever.