Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
Quote by Seneca
Laws do not persuade because they threaten
The belly will not listen to advice.
Modesty once extinguished knows not how to return
The belly will not listen to advice
The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned.
No man ever became wise by chance
Leisure without literature is death and burial alive.
To greed, all nature is insufficient.
The courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends.
We learn not in the school, but in life
When we are well, we all have good advice for those who are ill.
There are none more abusive to others than they that lie most open to it...
Death ne'er can fail the man who wills to die.
Friendship always benefits; love sometimes injures.
If you judge, investigate
We are more often frightened than hurt: our troubles spring more often from fancy than...
Luck never made a man wise.
Life is a gift of the immortal Gods, but living well is the gift of...
It is God's giving if we laugh or weep
Whatever crushes individuality is despotism, by whatever name it may be called and whether it...
All men have a sweetness in their life. That is what helps them go on....