Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them.
Quote by Seneca
No evil is without its compensation. The less money, the less trouble; the less favor,...
For greed, all nature is too little.
Every man prefers belief to the exercise of judgment.
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
Those that are a friend to themselves are sure to be a friend to all.
Old age is an incurable disease.
If wisdom were offered me with this restriction, that I should keep it close and...
Voyage, travel, and change of place impart vigor
He who boasts of his ancestry praises the merits of another
The worse a person is the less he feels it.
Successful and fortunate crime is called virtue.
We live not according to reason, but according to fashion
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.
He who profits by a crime commits it
The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned.
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The true felicity of life is to be free from anxieties and perturbations; to understand...
Every possession and every happiness is but lent by chance for an uncertain time, and...
When a small child, I thought that success spelled happiness. I was wrong, happiness is...