Everything that rises sets, and everything that grows, grows old.
Quote by Sallust
The glory that goes with wealth is fleeting and fragile; virtue is a possession glorious...
No mortal man has ever served at the same time his passions and his best...
Harmony makes small things grow, lack of it makes great things decay.
In my opinion it is less shameful for a king to be overcome by force...
By union the smallest states thrive. By discord the greatest are destroyed.
It is a law of human nature that in victory even the coward may boast...
In my opinion, he only may be truly said to live and enjoy his being...
Do as much as possible, and talk of yourself as little as possible.
We employ the mind to rule, the body to serve.
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.
Fame is the shadow of passion standing in the light
The fame that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile; intellectual superiority is...
All who consult on doubtful matters, should be void of hatred, friendship, anger, and pity.
Every bad precedent originated as a justifiable measure.
Think like a man of action, and act like a man of thought.
In battle it is the cowards who run the most risk; bravery is a rampart...
The golden age is before us, not behind us.
Progress celebrates victories over nature. Progress makes purses out of human skin. When people were...
And she said, Who would have said unto Abraham, that Sarah should have given children...
Law not served by power is an illusion; but power not ruled by law is...