We are more often frightened than hurt: our troubles spring more often from fancy than reality
Quote by Seneca
No man is free who is a slave to the flesh
He who forbids not sin when he may, commands it
Whatever is to make us better and happy, God has placed either openly before us...
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
He who boasts of his ancestry praises the merits of another
True happiness is to understand our duties toward God and man; to enjoy the present,...
The whole world is my native land
Successful and fortunate crime is called virtue.
Anger is like those ruins which smash themselves on what they fall.
The sun also shines on the wicked
Economy is too late at the bottom of the purse
To forgive all is as inhuman as to forgive none
The courts of kings are full of men, empty of friends.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for a kindness.
There is no great genius without some touch of madness.
Tis a human trait to hate one you have wronged
Nothing is as certain as that the vices of leisure are gotten rid of by...
Never give advice - sell it
Good advice is something a man gives when he is too old to set a...
I have no interest in Shakespeare and all that British nonsense... I just wanted to...