I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all the rest of men, but yet sets less value on his own opinions of himself than on the opinions of others.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Marcus Aurelius Quotes
If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do...
Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.
Because a thing seems difficult for you, do not think it impossible for anyone to...
The act of dying is one of the acts of life.
He does not write at all whose poems no man reads
Knowledge the clue to life can give: Then wherefore hesitate to live
No form of Nature is inferior to Art; for the arts merely imitate natural forms
Despise not death, but welcome it, for nature wills it like all else.
Everyman's life lies within the present, for the past is spent and done with, and...
Anger cannot be dishonest.
Life is a warfare and a stranger's sojourn, and after fame is oblivion.
Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself....
Everything that happens happens as it should, and if you observe carefully, you will find...
Let not your mind run on what you lack as much as on what you...
The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.
Let men see, let them know, a real man, who lives as he was meant...
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective,...
Truth is the only merit that gives dignity and worth to history
Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a mask,...