It shows nobility to be willing to increase your debt to a man to whom you already owe much.
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty
What an ugly beast the ape, and how like us.
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
Virtue is a habit of the mind, consistent with nature and moderation and reason.
Advice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase...
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
There is no fortress so strong that money cannot take it.
The nobler a man, the harder it is for him to suspect inferiority in others.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
The celestial order and the beauty of the universe compel me to admit that there...
Even if you have nothing to write, write and say so.
Reason should direct and appetite obey
Hatred is settled anger.
Nature abhors annihilation.
What sweetness is left in life, if you take away friendship? Robbing life of friendship...
Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from...
Rashness belongs to youth; prudence to old age.
Memory is the receptacle and sheath of all knowledge
What an enormous magnifier is tradition! How a thing grows in the human memory and...
Forgiving does not erase the bitter past. A healed memory is not a deleted memory....