The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.
Quote by Plutarch
Courage consists not in hazarding without fear; but being resolutely minded in a just cause.
An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all...
If I were not Alexander, I would be Diogenes.
Medicine to produce health must examine disease; and music, to create harmony must investigate discord.
The whole life of man is but a point of time; let us enjoy it,...
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I...
Neither blame or praise yourself.
Reason speaks and feeling bites
Prosperity has this property; it puffs up narrow souls, makes them imagine themselves high and...
Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us; and endeavor to...
The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education.
Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
Character is long-standing habit.
Learn to be pleased with everything; with wealth, so far as it makes us beneficial...
A sage thing is timely silence, and better than any speech
I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent, than in the extent...
Perseverance is more prevailing than violence; and many things which cannot be overcome when they...
Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity; nothing more easily managed that...
In words are seen the state of mind and character and disposition of the speaker.
It is indeed a desirable thing to be well-descended, but the glory belongs to our...