For greed, all nature is too little.
Quote by Seneca
The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one...
Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that...
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
Fear drives the wretched to prayer
In every good man a God dwell
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond...
The belly will not listen to advice.
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
Courage leads to heaven; fear to death.
Our care should not be to have lived long as to have lived enough.
The courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends.
The willing, Destiny guides them; the unwilling, Destiny drags them
Death ne'er can fail the man who wills to die.
Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may...
Tis a human trait to hate one you have wronged
If wisdom were offered me with this restriction, that I should keep it close and...
True wisdom consists in not departing from nature and in molding our conduct according to...
A word to the wise ain't necessary -- it's the stupid ones that need the...
A fool finds pleasure in evil conduct, but a man of understanding delights in wisdom