The oldest, shortest words - yes and o - are those which require the most thought.
Quote by Pythagoras
Begin thus from the first act, and proceed; and, in conclusion, at the ill which...
Truth is so great a perfection, that if God would render himself visible to men,...
Strength of mind rests in sobriety; for this keeps your reason unclouded by passion.
No one is free who has not obtained the empire of himself.
It is better wither to be silent, or to say things of more value than...
Above all things, reverence yourself.
There is a good principle which created order, light, and man, and an evil principle...
If there be light, then there is darkness; if cold, heat; if height, depth; if...
Rest satisfied with doing well, and leave others to talk of you as they will.
Concern should drive us into action and not into a depression. No man is free...
As soon as laws are necessary for men, they are no longer fit for freedom.
Silence is better than unmeaning words.
Reason is immortal, all else mortal.
Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere...
The most momentous thing in human life is the art of winning the soul to...
Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few.
Virtue is harmony.
Above the cloud with its shadow is the star with its light. Above all things...
There is nothing so easy but that it becomes difficult when you do it reluctantly.
There is geometry in the humming of the strings, there is music in the spacing...