Leisure without literature is death and burial alive.
Quote by Seneca
There is no evil that does not promise inducements. Avarice promises money; luxury, a varied...
Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
He who has great power should use it lightly.
Our fears are more numerous than our dangers, and we suffer more in our imagination...
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
Nothing is more dishonorable than an old man, heavy with years, who has no other...
All things are cause for either laughter or weeping.
Death's the discharge of our debt of sorrow
Nothing is as certain as that the vices of leisure are gotten rid of by...
Our care should not be to have lived long as to have lived enough.
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
Old age is an incurable disease.
The courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends.
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
We should every night call ourselves to an account; What infirmity have I mastered today?...
Everything is the product of one universal creative effort. There is nothing dead in Nature.
Life is neither a good nor an evil: it is a field for good and...
Only the prepared speaker deserves to be confident.
Life is a voyage.