The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Each day provides its own gifts.
There is no glory in outstripping donkeys
To be able to enjoy one's past life is to live twice.
Poverty is the mother of crime.
Let men see, let them know, a real man, who lives as he was meant...
Remember this, - that there is a proper dignity and proportion to be observed in...
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate...
Confine yourself to the present.
When you arise in the morning, think of what a precious privilege it is to...
Life is a warfare and a stranger's sojourn, and after fame is oblivion.
The universal order and the personal order are nothing but different expressions and manifestations of...
Each thing is of like form from everlasting and comes round again in its cycle.
To no man make yourself a boon companion: Your joy will be less but less...
Be content to seem what you really are
Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and...
Nothing happens to any man that he is not formed by nature to bear.
So great is the modesty of your mind and face, Sophronius that I wonder you...
All is ephemeral, - fame and the famous as well.
I'm a bit famous now! It's a bit strange!
Wildness and silence disappeared from the countryside, sweetness fell from the air, not because anyone...