Cinna wishes to seem poor, and is poor
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it.
Be content to seem what you really are
He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe.
A noble man compares and estimates himself by an idea which is higher than himself;...
Each day provides its own gifts.
Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes objects differing in shape, So...
Each thing is of like form from everlasting and comes round again in its cycle.
There is nothing happens to any person but what was in his power to go...
Who persuaded you to cut off the nose of your wife's lover? Wretched husband, that...
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.
Let not your mind run on what you lack as much as on what you...
I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all...
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to...
The act of dying is one of the acts of life.
All is ephemeral, - fame and the famous as well.
The universal order and the personal order are nothing but different expressions and manifestations of...
Knowledge the clue to life can give: Then wherefore hesitate to live
All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.
A scholar is committed to building on knowledge that others have gathered, correcting it, confirming...