For greed, all nature is too little.
Quote by Seneca
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Successful and fortunate crime is called virtue.
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No man ever became wise by chance
Life without the courage for death is slavery
Believe me, that was a happy age, before the days of architects, before the days...
To greed, all nature is insufficient.
Laws do not persuade because they threaten
Be harsh with yourself at times.
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
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Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
Leisure without literature is death and burial alive.
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
Abstinence is easier than temperance
Man at his birth is content with a little milk and a piece of flannel:...
A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless...
The courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends.
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A friendship that can cease has never been real.