Our care should not be to have lived long as to have lived enough.
Quote by Seneca
Life is neither a good nor an evil: it is a field for good and...
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
The mind unlearns with difficulty what it has long learned.
Freedom is not being a slave to any circumstance, to any constraint, to any chance;...
Successful and fortunate crime is called virtue.
If sensuality were happiness, beasts were happier than men; but human felicity is lodged in...
Live among men as if God beheld you; speak to God as if men were...
Those whom true love has held, it will go on holding.
He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
The sun also shines on the wicked
The greater part of progress is the desire for progress
Economy is too late at the bottom of the purse
Fate leads the willing and drags along the unwilling.
The true felicity of life is to be free from anxieties and perturbations; to understand...
Abstinence is easier than temperance
All things are cause for either laughter or weeping.
Death ne'er can fail the man who wills to die.
Leisure without literature is death and burial alive.
Merciful death, how you love your precious guilt.
At a formal dinner party, the person nearest death should always be seated closest to...
Leisure is the handmaiden of the devil.