It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks behind it
Quote by Seneca
Nothing is ours except time.
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
You are your choices.
If you judge, investigate
There are none more abusive to others than they that lie most open to it...
He who boasts of his ancestry praises the merits of another
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.
Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may...
Voyage, travel, and change of place impart vigor
Abstinence is easier than temperance
The greatest wealth is a poverty of desires.
Just as I shall select my ship when I am about to go on a...
The courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends.
A good character is the only guarantee of everlasting, carefree happiness.
He is most powerful who has power over himself
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
The whole world is my native land
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
I think nothing is religion which puts one individual absolutely above others, and surely nothing...
He who is firmly seated in authority soon learns to think security, and not progress,...