The golden age is before us, not behind us.
Quote by Sallust
To like and dislike the same things, this is what makes a solid friendship.
In my opinion, he only may be truly said to live and enjoy his being...
In battle it is the cowards who run the most risk; bravery is a rampart...
Every bad precedent originated as a justifiable measure.
Ambition breaks the ties of blood, and forgets the obligations of gratitude.
All who consult on doubtful matters, should be void of hatred, friendship, anger, and pity.
No man underestimates the wrongs he suffers; many take them more seriously than is right.
He that will be angry for anything will be angry for nothing.
The firmest friendship is based on an identity of likes and dislikes.
The fame that goes with wealth and beauty is fleeting and fragile; intellectual superiority is...
Small communities grow great through harmony, great ones fall to pieces through discord.
In my own case, who have spent my whole life in the practice of virtue,...
Ambition drove many men to become false; to have one thought locked in the breast,...
Everything that rises sets, and everything that grows, grows old.
Before you act, consider; when you have considered, tis fully time to act.
Think like a man of action, and act like a man of thought.
Fame is the shadow of passion standing in the light
Rather than love, than money, than fame, give me truth.
Life is a warfare and a stranger's sojourn, and after fame is oblivion.
Fame is not just. She never finely or discriminatingly praises, but coarsely hurrahs.
There is a boundary to men's passions when they act from feelings; but none when...