The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven; the good fortune of the bad bows their heads down to the earth.
Quote by Seneca
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be...
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity
If sensuality were happiness, beasts were happier than men; but human felicity is lodged in...
Nothing is more dishonorable than an old man, heavy with years, who has no other...
The belly will not listen to advice.
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
If we let things terrify us, life will not be worth living.
Drunkenness is nothing but voluntary madness.
The worse a person is the less he feels it.
Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that...
Laugh at your problems; everybody else does.
A great step towards independence is good humored stomach
That which is given with pride and ostentation is rather an ambition than a bounty
The sun also shines on the wicked
The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one...
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
You are your choices.
Economy is too late at the bottom of the purse
It is really gratifying, for example, to visit India now and see that because they've...
To paraphrase Winston Churchill, I did not take the oath I have just taken with...