Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond both existence and non-existence to something that transcends them both; this is an observation of the Middle Way.
Quote by Seneca
It does not matter how many books you have, but how good the books are...
If you judge, investigate
Life's like a play; it's not the length but the excellence of the acting that...
Life without the courage for death is slavery
If we let things terrify us, life will not be worth living.
All things are cause for either laughter or weeping.
The true felicity of life is to be free from anxieties and perturbations; to understand...
Nothing is more dishonorable than an old man, heavy with years, who has no other...
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty
Fear drives the wretched to prayer
The whole world is my native land
Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may...
Nothing is as certain as that the vices of leisure are gotten rid of by...
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
The willing, Destiny guides them; the unwilling, Destiny drags them
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes...
Death's the discharge of our debt of sorrow
If you wish to be loved; love
Pure love and suspicion cannot dwell together: at the door where the latter enters, the...
Love is the greatest touch-up artist of all