Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself. Praise is no part of it, for nothing is made worse or better by praise.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will...
The best answer to anger is silence.
He does not write at all whose poems no man reads
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to...
Remember this, - that there is a proper dignity and proportion to be observed in...
Be content to seem what you really are.
Look back over the past, with its changing empires that rose and fell, and you...
That which is not good for the bee-hive cannot be good for the bees.
Nothing is evil which is according to nature.
There is nothing happens to any person but what was in his power to go...
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than...
There are three classes into which all the women past seventy that ever I knew...
In all my writings my aim has been to spare sinners and assail sin
Anger cannot be dishonest.
Confine yourself to the present.
Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
The act of dying is one of the acts of life.
If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do...
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Death is a release from the impressions of the senses, and from desires that make...