Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may then be useful where your own self-love might impair your judgment
Quote by Seneca
Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that...
Life's like a play; it's not the length but the excellence of the acting that...
We live not according to reason, but according to fashion
He is most powerful who has power over himself
We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
A good character is the only guarantee of everlasting, carefree happiness.
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond...
The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned.
The courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends.
The worse a person is the less he feels it.
Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
Nothing is more dishonorable than an old man, heavy with years, who has no other...
Fidelity that is bought with money may be overcome with money
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do...
Those whom true love has held, it will go on holding.
Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because...
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
My difficulties belong to me !
There is a great difference between worry and concern. A worried person sees a problem...