Fear drives the wretched to prayer
Quote by Seneca
Time heals what reason cannot
A man is as unhappy as he has convinced himself he is.
Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
Whom they have injured they also hate
Vice may be learnt, even without a teacher
The great blessings of mankind are within us and within our reach; but we shut...
True wisdom consists in not departing from nature and in molding our conduct according to...
He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
If wisdom were offered me with this restriction, that I should keep it close and...
We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because...
Luck never made a man wise.
Be harsh with yourself at times.
Four things does a reckless man gain who covets his neighbor's wife - demerit, an...
To wish to be well is a part of becoming well.
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty
A wise man is cured of ambition by ambition itself; his aim is so exalted...
The universe is not required to be in perfect harmony with human ambition.
Pride to ride only when there is nothing to hide and humanity to abide.