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
Authority founded on injustice is never of long duration.
He who has great power should use it lightly.
Modesty once extinguished knows not how to return
Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
If wisdom were offered me with this restriction, that I should keep it close and...
In every good man a God dwell
To greed, all nature is insufficient.
The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one...
Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end.
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do...
Never give advice - sell it
Excessive power sees power beyond its power
True praise comes often even to the lowly; false praise only to the strong.
It is extreme evil to depart from the company of the living before you die
If you wish to be loved, love
No man was ever wise by chance.
Courage leads to heaven; fear to death.
I've been aware of death since I was a little girl. My only regret willl...
War to the death against depravity - depravity is Christianity.