No man was ever wise by chance.
Quote by Seneca
True praise comes often even to the lowly; false praise only to the strong.
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes...
Everything is the product of one universal creative effort. There is nothing dead in Nature.
I am like a book, with pages that have stuck together for want of use:...
As it is with a play, so it is with life, what matters is not...
When we are well, we all have good advice for those who are ill.
Abstinence is easier than temperance
The belly will not listen to advice
Successful and fortunate crime is called virtue.
A well-governed appetite is a great part of liberty
We learn not in the school, but in life
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty
Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
It's not because things are difficult that we dare not venture. It's because we dare...
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
He who boasts of his ancestry praises the merits of another
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
It's faith in something and enthusiasm for something that makes a life worth living.
Picture an iceberg. The bulk of its power lies below the surface. The part of...
The major value in life is not what you get. The major value in life...
When anger rises, think of the consequences.