Remember this, - that there is a proper dignity and proportion to be observed in the performance of every act of life
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Everything that happens happens as it should, and if you observe carefully, you will find...
How much time he saves who does not look to see what his neighbor says...
Look within. Within is the fountain of good, and it will ever bubble up, if...
Execute every act of thy life as though it were thy last.
The universal order and the personal order are nothing but different expressions and manifestations of...
Cinna wishes to seem poor, and is poor
Fortune gives many too much, but none enough
Because a thing seems difficult for you, do not think it impossible for anyone to...
To my great-grandfather I owed the advice to dispense with the education of the schools...
Each thing is of like form from everlasting and comes round again in its cycle.
Nothing is evil which is according to nature.
No form of Nature is inferior to Art; for the arts merely imitate natural forms
The sexual embrace can only be compared with music and with prayer.
Everything is only for a day, both that which remembers and that which is remembered
Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
To the wise, life is a problem; to the fool, a solution.
Life is a warfare and a stranger's sojourn, and after fame is oblivion.
Be content to seem what you really are
You have no idea what a poor opinion I have of myself and how little...
Most people with low self-esteem have earned it