All things are cause for either laughter or weeping.
Quote by Seneca
Whatever is to make us better and happy, God has placed either openly before us...
The willing, Destiny guides them; the unwilling, Destiny drags them
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty
Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
Excessive power sees power beyond its power
People do not care how nobly they live, only how long, despite the fact that...
If sensuality were happiness, beasts were happier than men; but human felicity is lodged in...
He who profits by a crime commits it
True praise comes often even to the lowly; false praise only to the strong.
Those whom true love has held, it will go on holding.
Every man prefers belief to the exercise of judgment.
Man at his birth is content with a little milk and a piece of flannel:...
Vice may be learnt, even without a teacher
No man is free who is a slave to the flesh
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond...
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
The belly will not listen to advice
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do...
The man who is ungrateful is often less to blame than his benefactor.
An ungrateful man is like a hog under a tree eating acorns, but never looking...