How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Where a man can live, he can also live well.
Whatever may happen to you was prepared for you from all eternity; and the implication...
Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this,...
Never esteem anything as of advantage to you that will make you break your word...
Everything that happens happens as it should, and if you observe carefully, you will find...
To the wise, life is a problem; to the fool, a solution.
Your life is what your thoughts make it.
To my great-grandfather I owed the advice to dispense with the education of the schools...
Life is neither good or evil, but only a place for good and evil.
Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in...
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.
The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts.
To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.
Everyman's life lies within the present, for the past is spent and done with, and...
Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
Such as are your habitual thoughts, such also will be the character of your mind;...
Aptitude found in the understanding and is often inherited. Genius coming from reason and imagination,...
In all my writings my aim has been to spare sinners and assail sin
Writing is making sense of life. You work your whole life and perhaps you've made...
Most of the time I quote myself. It's not arrogance, it's a writer's job.