Gentleness is the antidote for cruelty.
Quote by Phaedrus
Strangers he gulls, but friends make fun of him.
Everyone is bound to bear patiently the results of his own example.
I would rather not be a king than to forfeit my liberty.
The bow kept taut will quickly break, kept loosely strung, it will serve you when...
The intelligence of few perceives what has been carefully hidden in the recesses of the...
Whoever is detected in a shameful fraud is ever after not believed even if they...
The only problem with seeing too much is that it makes you insane.
In a change of masters the poor change nothing except their master's name.
A learned man has always riches in himself.
In outward show so splendid and so vain; 'tis but a gilded block without a...
An alliance with a powerful person is never safe.
Success tempts many to their ruin.
The humble are in danger when those in power disagree.
It is the part of a fool to give advice to others and not himself...
That only is a disgrace to a man which he has deserved to suffer.
Things are not always as they seem; the first appearance deceives many.
Witticisms please as long as we keep them within boundaries, but pushed to excess they...
Submit to the present evil, lest a greater one befall you.