Fear drives the wretched to prayer
Quote by Seneca
Leisure without literature is death and burial alive.
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do...
To greed, all nature is insufficient.
Nothing is more dishonorable than an old man, heavy with years, who has no other...
Advice is worth what you pay for it
Whom they have injured they also hate
The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one...
Abstinence is easier than temperance
The true felicity of life is to be free from anxieties and perturbations; to understand...
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty
I am like a book, with pages that have stuck together for want of use:...
Nothing is as certain as that the vices of leisure are gotten rid of by...
If you wish to be loved; love
Man at his birth is content with a little milk and a piece of flannel:...
He who boasts of his ancestry praises the merits of another
Luck never made a man wise.
The only sure thing about luck is that it will change.
Luck affects everything; let your hook always be cast; in the stream where you least...