For greed, all nature is too little.
Quote by Seneca
We should every night call ourselves to an account; What infirmity have I mastered today?...
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
Life's like a play; it's not the length but the excellence of the acting that...
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
We learn not in the school, but in life
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond...
We live not according to reason, but according to fashion
Freedom is not being a slave to any circumstance, to any constraint, to any chance;...
Economy is too late at the bottom of the purse
True happiness is to understand our duties toward God and man; to enjoy the present,...
A multitude of executions discredits a king, as a multitude of funerals a doctor
Those whom true love has held, it will go on holding.
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
It is extreme evil to depart from the company of the living before you die
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
The sun also shines on the wicked
Death ne'er can fail the man who wills to die.
He who boasts of his ancestry praises the merits of another
One who is proud of ancestry is like a turnip; there is nothing good of...
I have often noticed that ancestors never boast of the descendants who boast of ancestors....