The great blessings of mankind are within us and within our reach; but we shut our eyes, and, like people in the dark, we fall foul upon the very thing we search for, without finding it.
Quote by Seneca
Blessing In Disguise Quotes
It is the constant fault and inseparable evil quality of ambition, that it never looks...
The belly will not listen to advice
Laws do not persuade because they threaten
The important thing about a problem is not its solution, but the strength we gain...
The belly will not listen to advice.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
The sun also shines on the wicked
If you judge, investigate
Four things does a reckless man gain who covets his neighbor's wife - demerit, an...
If we let things terrify us, life will not be worth living.
Consult your friend on all things, especially on those which respect yourself. His counsel may...
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
Fear drives the wretched to prayer
It is extreme evil to depart from the company of the living before you die
That grief is light which can take counsel.
A multitude of executions discredits a king, as a multitude of funerals a doctor
He who forbids not sin when he may, commands it
It ain't no sin if you crack a few laws now and then, just so...
The only sins are violations of love.
'Tis no sin to cheat the devil