Everyman's life lies within the present, for the past is spent and done with, and the future is uncertain
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
Cinna wishes to seem poor, and is poor
That which is not good for the bee-hive cannot be good for the bees.
When thou art above measure angry, bethink thee how momentary is man's life.
There is no glory in outstripping donkeys
The flaw which is hidden is deemed greater than it is
The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it.
Nothing is evil which is according to nature.
He does not write at all whose poems no man reads
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Each thing is of like form from everlasting and comes round again in its cycle.
No form of Nature is inferior to Art; for the arts merely imitate natural forms
Dig within. Within is the wellspring of Good; and it is always ready to bubble...
The best answer to anger is silence.
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Our life is what our thoughts make it.
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Anger cannot be dishonest.
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The secret of all victory lies in the organization of the non-obvious.