Fortune gives many too much, but none enough
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Conceal a flaw, and the world will imagine the worst
Glory paid to our ashes comes too late
Such as are your habitual thoughts, such also will be the character of your mind;...
If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do...
Cinna wishes to seem poor, and is poor
Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word...
Because a thing seems difficult for you, do not think it impossible for anyone to...
Nothing happens to any man that he is not formed by nature to bear.
To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.
The spiritual meaning of love is measured by what it can do. Love is meant...
Be content to seem what you really are
There is no glory in outstripping donkeys
It is false to say that you are a vicious man, Zoilus; you are not...
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
The best answer to anger is silence.
Despise not death, but welcome it, for nature wills it like all else.
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.
One way or another, we all have to find what best fosters the flowering of...
There is nothing certain in a mans life but that he must lose it.
LIfe? LIfe? It's Death that makes life worth living for.
Time is a great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all its pupils.