The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Quote by Seneca
40th Birthday Quotes
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because...
Everything is the product of one universal creative effort. There is nothing dead in Nature.
Our fears are more numerous than our dangers, and we suffer more in our imagination...
Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life.
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do...
True wisdom consists in not departing from nature and in molding our conduct according to...
Those that are a friend to themselves are sure to be a friend to all.
Abstinence is easier than temperance
We are more often frightened than hurt: our troubles spring more often from fancy than...
Live among men as if God beheld you; speak to God as if men were...
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
No one is laughable who laughs at himself.
Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
Death ne'er can fail the man who wills to die.
Fear drives the wretched to prayer
Death's the discharge of our debt of sorrow
The whole world is my native land
Life is neither a good nor an evil: it is a field for good and...
That is what learning is. You suddenly understand something you've understood all your life, but...
We often hear of important gatherings of the great and the good. Sadly the great...