Our envy always lasts longer than the happiness of those we envy.
Quote by Heraclitus
Character is destiny.
I am what libraries and librarians have made me, with little assistance from a professor...
God is day and night, winter and summer, war and peace, surfeit and hunger.
A man's character is his fate.
The chain of wedlock is so heavy that it takes two to carry it -...
Change alone is unchanging.
If you do not the expect the unexpected you will not find it, for it...
The sun is new each day.
Big results require big ambitions.
To do the same thing over and over again is not only boredom: it is...
A man's character is his guardian divinity.
You cannot step into the same river twice.
Couples are wholes and not wholes, what agrees disagrees, the concordant is discordant. From all...
The way up and the way down are one and the same.
You could not step twice into the same rivers; for other waters are ever flowing...
Corpses are more fit to be thrown out than is dung.
To God everything is beautiful, good, and just; humans, however, think some things are unjust...
Even sleepers are workers and collaborators in what goes on in the Universe.
Men who wish to know about the world must learn about it in its particular...
The eyes are more exact witnesses than the ears.