Fear drives the wretched to prayer
Quote by Seneca
We learn not in the school, but in life
To wish to be well is a part of becoming well
As it is with a play, so it is with life, what matters is not...
Every man prefers belief to the exercise of judgment.
Economy is too late at the bottom of the purse
God is the universal substance in existing things. He comprises all things. He is the...
Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
Luck never made a man wise.
We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered today?...
There is no genius free from some tincture of madness
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond...
Four things does a reckless man gain who covets his neighbor's wife - demerit, an...
Modesty once extinguished knows not how to return
The sun also shines on the wicked
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven; the good fortune...
No man ever became wise by chance
True wisdom consists in not departing from nature and in molding our conduct according to...
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside,...
To act with common sense according to the moment, is the best wisdom I know;...