Nothing is more dishonorable than an old man, heavy with years, who has no other evidence of his having lived long except his age.
Quote by Seneca
The worse a person is the less he feels it.
To wish to be well is a part of becoming well.
The willing, Destiny guides them; the unwilling, Destiny drags them
Fate leads the willing and drags along the unwilling.
Time discovers truth.
If you judge, investigate
There is no genius free from some tincture of madness
Those whom true love has held, it will go on holding.
He who forbids not sin when he may, commands it
All things are cause for either laughter or weeping.
As it is with a play, so it is with life, what matters is not...
Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life.
It does not matter how many books you have, but how good the books are...
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
To greed, all nature is insufficient.
We are more often frightened than hurt: our troubles spring more often from fancy than...
Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that...
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman's birthday but never remembers her...
By night an atheist half believes in a God
Fear has a large shadow, but he himself is small.