Night brings our troubles to the light, rather than banishes them.
Quote by Seneca
We should every night call ourselves to an account; What infirmity have I mastered today?...
I am like a book, with pages that have stuck together for want of use:...
A man is as unhappy as he has convinced himself he is.
He who forbids not sin when he may, commands it
Nothing is as certain as that the vices of leisure are gotten rid of by...
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be...
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do...
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness.
Abstinence is easier than temperance
He who profits by a crime commits it
A well-governed appetite is a great part of liberty
Life is a gift of the immortal Gods, but living well is the gift of...
Four things does a reckless man gain who covets his neighbor's wife - demerit, an...
No man ever became wise by chance
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered today?...
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.
Friendship always benefits; love sometimes injures.