Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity
Quote by Seneca
Everything is the product of one universal creative effort. There is nothing dead in Nature.
Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them.
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond...
No evil is without its compensation. The less money, the less trouble; the less favor,...
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
Laws do not persuade because they threaten
The spirit in which a thing is given determines that in which the debt is...
The true felicity of life is to be free from anxieties and perturbations; to understand...
True happiness is to understand our duties toward God and man; to enjoy the present,...
The sun also shines on the wicked
True wisdom consists in not departing from nature and in molding our conduct according to...
We are more often frightened than hurt: our troubles spring more often from fancy than...
All things are cause for either laughter or weeping.
The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned.
To greed, all nature is insufficient.
Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life.
Live with men as if God saw you; converse with God as if men heard...
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.
When someone talks about self discipline, it usually means they want to control someone.