No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself.
Quote by Pythagoras
Virtue is harmony.
There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly.
Concern should drive us into action and not into a depression. No man is free...
As long as man continues to be the ruthless destroyer of lower living beings he...
Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light. Above all things...
In this theater of man's life, it is reserved only for God and angels to...
There is geometry in the humming of the strings, there is music in the spacing...
Choose rather to be strong of soul than strong of body.
Do not talk a little on many subjects, but much on a few.
Begin thus from the first act, and proceed; and, in conclusion, at the ill which...
A thought is an idea in transit.
Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.
Silence is better than unmeaning words.
As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom.
The oldest, shortest words - yes and o - are those which require the most...
If there be light, then there is darkness; if cold, heat; if height, depth; if...
There is a good principle which created order, light, and man, and an evil principle...
Truth is so great a perfection, that if God would render himself visible to men,...
Never let a sense of what is right blind you to what is true.
Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time
Pushing any truth out very far, you are met by a counter-truth.