Excessive power sees power beyond its power
Quote by Seneca
Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that...
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty
He is most powerful who has power over himself
To greed, all nature is insufficient.
There is no great genius without some touch of madness.
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
For greed, all nature is too little.
Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them.
So enjoy present pleasures as to not mar those to come.
The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven; the good fortune...
Injustice never rules forever
We learn not in the school, but in life
Economy is too late at the bottom of the purse
Life's like a play; it's not the length but the excellence of the acting that...
Fear drives the wretched to prayer
Modesty once extinguished knows not how to return
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
True wisdom consists in not departing from nature and in molding our conduct according to...
Wisdom is found only in truth.
Good friends are like stars.... You don't always see them, but you know they are...