Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself.
Quote by Plutarch
Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
Themosticles said The Athenians govern the Greeks; I govern the Athenians; you, my wife, govern...
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
Socrates said, Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat...
Reason speaks and feeling bites
Time is the wisest of all counselors
The man who is completely wise and virtuous has no need of glory, except so...
A few vices are sufficient to darken many virtues.
A sage thing is timely silence, and better than any speech
The worship most acceptable to God comes from a thankful and cheerful heart
Character is long-standing habit.
Rest: the sweet sauce of labor
When the candles are out all women are fair
I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent...
For to err in opinion, though it be not the part of wise men, is...
Character is simply habit long continued.
Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only balance to weigh friends.
He has no enemies, but is intensely disliked by his friends.
Man has three friends on whose company he relies. First, wealth - which goes with...
It didn't dawn on me until you were gone just how much I would mis...