Be content with your lot; one cannot be first in everything.
Quote by Aesop
Being Content Quotes
The unhappy derive comfort from the misfortunes of others.
Never trust the advice of a man in difficulties
Enemies' promises were made to be broken
Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow.
Every truth has two sides; it is as well to look at both, before we...
Persuasion is often more effectual than force.
Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own.
United we stand; divided we fall
It is in vain to expect our prayers to be heard, if we do not...
Vices are their own punishment
The level of our success is limited only by our imagination and no act of...
A doubtful friend is worse than a certain enemy. Let a man be one thing...
Our insignificance is often the cause of our safety.
If you allow men to use you for your own purposes, they will use you...
People often grudge others what they cannot enjoy themselves.
United we stand, divided we fall.
Plodding wins the race.
Better to starve free than be a fat slave
As long as I don't write about the government, religion, politics, and other institutions, I...
The greatest threat to freedom, as well as the most formidable enemy of it, is...
The moment the slave resolves that he will no longer be a slave, his fetters...