True praise comes often even to the lowly; false praise only to the strong.
Quote by Seneca
Economy is too late when you are at the bottom of your purse...
While we teach, we learn.
If you wish to be loved; love
A great mind becomes a great fortune.
Even after a bad harvest there must be sowing.
Time heals what reason cannot
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
Those that are a friend to themselves are sure to be a friend to all.
A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless...
He who does not prevent a crime when he can, encourages it.
I am like a book, with pages that have stuck together for want of use:...
For greed, all nature is too little.
Man at his birth is content with a little milk and a piece of flannel:...
We become wiser by adversity; prosperity destroys our appreciation of the right.
We live not according to reason, but according to fashion
Life is neither a good nor an evil: it is a field for good and...
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes...
Vice may be learnt, even without a teacher
I have learned that to have a good friend is the purest of all God's...
Look around you. The trees, flowers, birds, every animal and insect; every living thing. Its...
The test of a good teacher is not how many questions he can ask his...
If he does really think that there is no distinction between virtue and vice, why,...