Neither blame or praise yourself.
Quote by Plutarch
Reason speaks and feeling bites
Prosperity has this property; it puffs up narrow souls, makes them imagine themselves high and...
The worship most acceptable to God comes from a thankful and cheerful heart
The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.
Medicine to produce health must examine disease; and music, to create harmony must investigate discord.
What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality.
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
It is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds, though he...
Character is long-standing habit.
Socrates said, Bad men live that they may eat and drink, whereas good men eat...
The man who is completely wise and virtuous has no need of glory, except so...
Time is the wisest of all counselors
Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
No man ever wetted clay and then left it, as if there would be bricks...
Rest: the sweet sauce of labor
Themosticles said The Athenians govern the Greeks; I govern the Athenians; you, my wife, govern...
In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker.
Moral habits, induced by public practices, are far quicker in making their way into men's...
I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent...
All men whilst they are awake are in one common world: but each of them,...