Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
Quote by Seneca
The courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends.
Light griefs are plaintive , but great ones are dumb
He who profits by a crime commits it
A multitude of executions discredits a king, as a multitude of funerals a doctor
Friendship always benefits; love sometimes injures.
True praise comes often even to the lowly; false praise only to the strong.
Those that are a friend to themselves are sure to be a friend to all.
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
If you wish to be loved; love
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There is no great genius without some touch of madness.
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For greed, all nature is too little.
Time heals what reason cannot
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