He who boasts of his ancestry praises the merits of another
Quote by Seneca
Fidelity that is bought with money may be overcome with money
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty
If sensuality were happiness, beasts were happier than men; but human felicity is lodged in...
The sun also shines on the wicked
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
So enjoy present pleasures as to not mar those to come.
God is the universal substance in existing things. He comprises all things. He is the...
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.
We should every night call ourselves to an account; What infirmity have I mastered today?...
Successful and fortunate crime is called virtue.
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond...
Fate leads the willing and drags along the unwilling.
He who forbids not sin when he may, commands it
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
True happiness is to understand our duties toward God and man; to enjoy the present,...
Happiness in the present is only shattered by comparison with the past.
False happiness is like false money; it passes for a long time as well as...
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained...