If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do not say it.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
The spiritual meaning of love is measured by what it can do. Love is meant...
Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is...
Who persuaded you to cut off the nose of your wife's lover? Wretched husband, that...
The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but...
Cinna wishes to seem poor, and is poor
To my great-grandfather I owed the advice to dispense with the education of the schools...
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
What springs from earth dissolves to earth again, and heaven-born things fly to their native...
Each day provides its own gifts
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing...
As for literature, thefts cannot harm it, while the lapse of ages augments its value
Everything that exists is in a manner the seed of that which will be.
Such as are your habitual thoughts, such also will be the character of your mind;...
There is no glory in outstripping donkeys
The best answer to anger is silence.
As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes objects differing in shape, So...
No form of Nature is inferior to Art; for the arts merely imitate natural forms
Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and...
Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
Men exist for the sake of one another.