Life is neither a good nor an evil: it is a field for good and evil
Quote by Seneca
If you judge, investigate
It's not because things are difficult that we dare not venture. It's because we dare...
Everything is the product of one universal creative effort. There is nothing dead in Nature.
We should every night call ourselves to an account; What infirmity have I mastered today?...
A great step towards independence is good humored stomach
Light griefs are plaintive , but great ones are dumb
There is no evil that does not promise inducements. Avarice promises money; luxury, a varied...
People do not care how nobly they live, only how long, despite the fact that...
He is most powerful who has power over himself
Nothing is more dishonorable than an old man, heavy with years, who has no other...
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned.
He who is brave is free.
True wisdom consists in not departing from nature and in molding our conduct according to...
There are none more abusive to others than they that lie most open to it...
Even after a bad harvest there must be sowing.
Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them.
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be...
Discipline is the refining fire by which talent becomes ability.
If we do not discipline ourselves the world will do it for us.