Life is neither a good nor an evil: it is a field for good and evil
Quote by Seneca
A man is as unhappy as he has convinced himself he is.
If sensuality were happiness, beasts were happier than men; but human felicity is lodged in...
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
It's not because things are difficult that we dare not venture. It's because we dare...
Tis a human trait to hate one you have wronged
Time heals what reason cannot
He who forbids not sin when he may, commands it
We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered today?...
God is the universal substance in existing things. He comprises all things. He is the...
Life without the courage for death is slavery
For greed, all nature is too little.
It is extreme evil to depart from the company of the living before you die
We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
If wisdom were offered me with this restriction, that I should keep it close and...
A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless...
You are your choices.
He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
He is most powerful who has power over himself
There must be, not a balance of power, but a community of power; not organized...
Power does not corrupt. Fear corrupts... perhaps the fear of a loss of power.