People do not care how nobly they live, only how long, despite the fact that it is within everyone's reach to live nobly, but within no one's reach to live long
Quote by Seneca
He who profits by a crime commits it
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
Leisure without literature is death and burial alive.
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes...
True happiness is to understand our duties toward God and man; to enjoy the present,...
A well-governed appetite is a great part of liberty
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
Live with men as if God saw you; converse with God as if men heard...
He who forbids not sin when he may, commands it
A great mind becomes a great fortune.
A good character is the only guarantee of everlasting, carefree happiness.
To forgive all is as inhuman as to forgive none
We are more often frightened than hurt: our troubles spring more often from fancy than...
The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one...
There is no genius free from some tincture of madness
There is no delight in owning anything unshared.
No one is laughable who laughs at himself.
Nothing is as certain as that the vices of leisure are gotten rid of by...
Doing nothing is better than being busy doing nothing.
We may be very busy, we may be very efficient, but we will also be...