If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do not say it.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts.
Be content with what you are, and wish not change; nor dread your last day,...
Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself....
As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes objects differing in shape, So...
Nothing is evil which is according to nature.
Your life is what your thoughts make it.
The act of dying is one of the acts of life.
There is nothing happens to any person but what was in his power to go...
For all their compliments do verses pay? They mayn't, yet these same poems make me...
Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this,...
Remember this, - that there is a proper dignity and proportion to be observed in...
In all my writings my aim has been to spare sinners and assail sin
You must become an old man in good time if you wish to be an...
Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
There is no glory in outstripping donkeys
Nothing happens to any man that he is not formed by nature to bear.
To be able to enjoy one's past life is to live twice.
I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all...
A noble man compares and estimates himself by an idea which is higher than himself;...
Poverty is the mother of crime.