Cinna wishes to seem poor, and is poor
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
A wrong - doer is often a man that has left something undone, not always...
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing...
Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this,...
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning...
Look back over the past, with its changing empires that rose and fell, and you...
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.
Nothing happens to any man that he is not formed by nature to bear.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to...
A noble man compares and estimates himself by an idea which is higher than himself;...
All is ephemeral, - fame and the famous as well
To be able to enjoy one's past life is to live twice.
Tomorrow is nothing, today is too late; the good lived yesterday.
So great is the modesty of your mind and face, Sophronius that I wonder you...
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.
Here is the rule to remember in the future, When anything tempts you to be...
The only wealth which you will keep forever is the wealth you have given away.
Such as are your habitual thoughts, such also will be the character of your mind;...