Freedom is not being a slave to any circumstance, to any constraint, to any chance; it means compelling Fortune to enter the lists on equal terms.
Quote by Seneca
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
Vice may be learnt, even without a teacher
Leisure without literature is death and burial alive.
Nothing is more dishonorable than an old man, heavy with years, who has no other...
The courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends.
If you wish to be loved; Love!
Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may...
A great step towards independence is good humored stomach
The worse a person is the less he feels it.
Those whom true love has held, it will go on holding.
Every man prefers belief to the exercise of judgment.
The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one...
To greed, all nature is insufficient.
No man is free who is a slave to the flesh
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
I am like a book, with pages that have stuck together for want of use:...
When we are well, we all have good advice for those who are ill.
Don't give a woman advice: one should never give a woman anything she can't wear...
He gets through too late who goes too fast