Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from the gratification of the senses, a most blessed and heavenly effect, truly, if it eases us of what in youth was the sorest plague of…
Quote by Marcus Tullius Cicero
Sweet is the memory of past troubles.
Ability without honor is useless.
Let us not listen to those who think we ought to be angry with our...
Not to be covetous, is money; not to be a purchaser, is a revenue.
In the very books in which philosophers bid us scorn fame, they inscribe their names.
Whatever befalls in accordance with nature should be accounted good
There is no sanctuary so holy that money cannot profane it, no fortress so strong...
In honorable dealing you should consider what you intended, not what you said or thought.
Nothing is more unreliable than the populace, nothing more obscure than human intentions, nothing more...
Old age has been charged with being insensible to pleasure and to enjoyments arising from...
Cannot people realize how large an income is thrift?
The greater the difficulty, the greater the glory.
The long time to come when I shall not exist has more effect on me...
What then is freedom ? The power to live as one wishes
The administration of government, like guardianship ought to be directed to the good of those...
Old age: the crown of life, our play's last act.
That last day does not bring extinction to us, but change of place.
So near is falsehood to truth that a wise man would do well not to...
Nothing can now be believed which is seen in a newspaper. truth itself becomes suspicious...
Nothing ruins the truth like stretching it