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
There is no great genius without some touch of madness.
A multitude of executions discredits a king, as a multitude of funerals a doctor
No man ever became wise by chance
So enjoy present pleasures as to not mar those to come.
A man is as unhappy as he has convinced himself he is.
We are more often frightened than hurt: our troubles spring more often from fancy than...
Women give nothing to friendship except what they borrow from love.
There is no evil that does not promise inducements. Avarice promises money; luxury, a varied...
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
What difference does it make how much you have? What you do not have amounts...
He who has great power should use it lightly.
The spirit in which a thing is given determines that in which the debt is...
A great mind becomes a great fortune.
A good character is the only guarantee of everlasting, carefree happiness.
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
Live with men as if God saw you; converse with God as if men heard...
The belly will not listen to advice.
Never make permanent decisions on temporary feelings.
When you see all of the smoke billowing up from the Democrats, ladies and gentlemen,...