Modesty once extinguished knows not how to return
Quote by Seneca
Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life.
Women give nothing to friendship except what they borrow from love.
There is no genius free from some tincture of madness
When we are well, we all have good advice for those who are ill.
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes...
We are more often frightened than hurt: our troubles spring more often from fancy than...
The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned.
The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven; the good fortune...
A well-governed appetite is a great part of liberty
He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
Laws do not persuade because they threaten
No man is free who is a slave to the flesh
We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
The greater part of progress is the desire for progress
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
Courage leads to heaven; fear to death.
He is most powerful who has power over himself
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us,...
Youth fades; love droops; the leaves of friendship fall; a mother's secret hope outlives them...
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.