Life is a gift of the immortal Gods, but living well is the gift of philosophy
Quote by Seneca
There is no genius free from some tincture of madness
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
The spirit in which a thing is given determines that in which the debt is...
He is most powerful who has power over himself
Life's like a play; it's not the length but the excellence of the acting that...
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes...
Every man prefers belief to the exercise of judgment.
Excessive power sees power beyond its power
He who forbids not sin when he may, commands it
Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one...
Freedom is not being a slave to any circumstance, to any constraint, to any chance;...
When we are well, we all have good advice for those who are ill.
Economy is too late when you are at the bottom of your purse...
Modesty once extinguished knows not how to return
The courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends.
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
The defiance of established authority, religious and secular, social and political, as a world-wide phenomenon...
I've loved science fiction ever since I was a little kid, mainly from looking at...