The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one place and linger in his own company
Quote by Seneca
Just as I shall select my ship when I am about to go on a...
Man at his birth is content with a little milk and a piece of flannel:...
The greater part of progress is the desire for progress
True praise comes often even to the lowly; false praise only to the strong.
Death's the discharge of our debt of sorrow
No evil propensity of the human heart is so powerful that it may not be...
He is most powerful who has power over himself
All things are cause for either laughter or weeping.
Ignorant people see life as either existence or non-existence, but wise men see it beyond...
While we teach, we learn.
As it is with a play, so it is with life, what matters is not...
Life's like a play; it's not the length but the excellence of the acting that...
Successful and fortunate crime is called virtue.
In every good man a God dwell
Luck never made a man wise.
Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
It is another's fault if he be ungrateful, but it is mine if I do...
This we requited them with because they disbelieved; and We do not punish any but...
The man who is ungrateful is often less to blame than his benefactor.