Despise not death, but welcome it, for nature wills it like all else.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Marcus Aurelius Quotes
Everything that exists is in a manner the seed of that which will be.
It is false to say that you are a vicious man, Zoilus; you are not...
He does not write at all whose poems no man reads
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
Death is a release from the impressions of the senses, and from desires that make...
That which is not good for the bee-hive cannot be good for the bees.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective,...
Do every act of your life as if it were your last.
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. Never esteem anything as of...
Aptitude found in the understanding and is often inherited. Genius coming from reason and imagination,...
Anger cannot be dishonest.
Such as are your habitual thoughts, such also will be the character of your mind;...
Conceal a flaw, and the world will imagine the worst
Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself....
To the wise, life is a problem; to the fool, a solution
Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
There is nothing happens to any person but what was in his power to go...
The only wealth which you will keep forever is the wealth you have given away.
I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all...
You must become an old man in good time if you wish to be an...