Our fears are more numerous than our dangers, and we suffer more in our imagination than in reality.
Quote by Seneca
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end
The whole world is my native land
No man is free who is a slave to the flesh
If wisdom were offered me with this restriction, that I should keep it close and...
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty
You are your choices.
Laws do not persuade because they threaten
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond...
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
Tis a human trait to hate one you have wronged
Modesty once extinguished knows not how to return
People do not care how nobly they live, only how long, despite the fact that...
The greatest wealth is a poverty of desires.
He who forbids not sin when he may, commands it
The sun also shines on the wicked
It's not because things are difficult that we dare not venture. It's because we dare...
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.
For greed, all nature is too little.
Just as I shall select my ship when I am about to go on a...
We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered today?...