Man at his birth is content with a little milk and a piece of flannel: so we begin, that presently find kingdoms not enough for us
Quote by Seneca
The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned.
The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one...
In every good man a God dwell
No man ever became wise by chance
If wisdom were offered me with this restriction, that I should keep it close and...
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond...
Death ne'er can fail the man who wills to die.
Nothing is as certain as that the vices of leisure are gotten rid of by...
Believe me, that was a happy age, before the days of architects, before the days...
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
Fidelity that is bought with money may be overcome with money.
A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless...
A man is as unhappy as he has convinced himself he is.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity
If you wish to be loved, love
Advice is worth what you pay for it
Never give advice - sell it
Depend not on fortune, but on conduct.
A lawyer's time and advice are his stock in trade.