If sensuality were happiness, beasts were happier than men; but human felicity is lodged in the soul, not in the flesh
Quote by Seneca
Fear drives the wretched to prayer
Abstinence is easier than temperance
Live among men as if God beheld you; speak to God as if men were...
Tis a human trait to hate one you have wronged
Every man prefers belief to the exercise of judgment.
True praise comes often even to the lowly; false praise only to the strong.
It is extreme evil to depart from the company of the living before you die
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be...
We should every night call ourselves to an account; What infirmity have I mastered today?...
Man at his birth is content with a little milk and a piece of flannel:...
A great step towards independence is good humored stomach
The belly will not listen to advice.
God is the universal substance in existing things. He comprises all things. He is the...
The greater part of progress is the desire for progress
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Women give nothing to friendship except what they borrow from love.
The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one...
The great blessings of mankind are within us and within our reach; but we shut...
It feels a lot better when strangers randomly compliment you than when one of your...
Breakups aren't always meant for makeups, sometimes, they're meant for wakeups...