Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
Quote by Sallust
Self Acceptance Quotes
Ambition drove many men to become false; to have one thought locked in the breast,...
It is better to use fair means and fail, than foul and conquer.
Everything that rises sets, and everything that grows, grows old.
Ambition breaks the ties of blood, and forgets the obligations of gratitude.
In my own case, who have spent my whole life in the practice of virtue,...
No man underestimates the wrongs he suffers; many take them more seriously than is right.
To like and dislike the same things, this is what makes a solid friendship.
The firmest friendship is based on an identity of likes and dislikes.
All those who offer an opinion on any doubtful point should first clear their minds...
Harmony makes small things grow, lack of it makes great things decay.
It is the nature of ambition to make men liars and cheats, to hide the...
By union the smallest states thrive. By discord the greatest are destroyed.
The fame that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile; intellectual superiority is...
The golden age is before us, not behind us.
Those most moved to tears by every word of a preacher are generally weak and...
Do as much as possible, and talk of yourself as little as possible.
It is a law of human nature that in victory even the coward may boast...
Most honorable are services rendered to the State; even if they do not go beyond...
In my opinion it is less shameful for a king to be overcome by force...
Necessity makes even the timid brave.