Our care should not be to have lived long as to have lived enough.
Quote by Seneca
There is no evil that does not promise inducements. Avarice promises money; luxury, a varied...
If wisdom were offered me with this restriction, that I should keep it close and...
Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that...
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
Vice may be learnt, even without a teacher
Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do...
I am like a book, with pages that have stuck together for want of use:...
If we let things terrify us, life will not be worth living.
It is extreme evil to depart from the company of the living before you die
Abstinence is easier than temperance
Luck never made a man wise.
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
True praise comes often even to the lowly; false praise only to the strong.
If you wish to be loved; Love!
While we teach, we learn.
No man was ever wise by chance.
The heart of the wise man lies quiet like limpid water.
Each pain makes you more strong, each betrayal more intelligent, every disappointment more skillful &...