The willing, Destiny guides them; the unwilling, Destiny drags them
Quote by Seneca
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart.
Laws do not persuade because they threaten
The greatest wealth is a poverty of desires.
I am like a book, with pages that have stuck together for want of use:...
Those whom true love has held, it will go on holding.
Life is a gift of the immortal Gods, but living well is the gift of...
True happiness is to understand our duties toward God and man; to enjoy the present,...
Great grief does not of itself put an end to itself.
Begin at once to live, and count each separate day as a separate life.
Shall I tell you what the real evil is? To cringe to the things that...
He who is brave is free.
Never give advice - sell it
We should every night call ourselves to an account; What infirmity have I mastered today?...
Nothing is more dishonorable than an old man, heavy with years, who has no other...
We live not according to reason, but according to fashion
The true felicity of life is to be free from anxieties and perturbations; to understand...
The belly will not listen to advice
Consult not your fears but your hopes and your dreams. Think not about your frustrations,...
Never make permanent decisions on temporary feelings.