Every man prefers belief to the exercise of judgment.
Quote by Seneca
Death ne'er can fail the man who wills to die.
Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness.
God is the universal substance in existing things. He comprises all things. He is the...
He is most powerful who has power over himself
It does not matter how many books you have, but how good the books are...
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be...
The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven; the good fortune...
What difference does it make how much you have? What you do not have amounts...
To forgive all is as inhuman as to forgive none
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
Man at his birth is content with a little milk and a piece of flannel:...
If you judge, investigate
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
Leisure without literature is death and burial alive.
Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them.
Live among men as if God beheld you; speak to God as if men were...
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
For greed, all nature is too little.
We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered today?...