Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Marcus Aurelius Quotes
It is false to say that you are a vicious man, Zoilus; you are not...
The flaw which is hidden is deemed greater than it is
He does not write at all whose poems no man reads
Confine yourself to the present.
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to...
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than...
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.
As for literature, thefts cannot harm it, while the lapse of ages augments its value
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing...
The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things...
When thou art above measure angry, bethink thee how momentary is man's life.
Glory paid to our ashes comes too late
All is ephemeral, - fame and the famous as well
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start...
Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature's delight.
The act of dying is one of the acts of life.
The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it.
Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself and asks nothing beyond itself....
The blazing brightnesse of her beauties beame, And glorious light of her sunshyny face To...
And I knew my vision of the garden of savage beauty had been a true...
True praise comes often even to the lowly; false praise only to the strong.