We are too much accustomed to attribute to a single cause that which is the product of several, and the majority of our controversies come from that.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
Marcus Aurelius Quotes
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Tomorrow is nothing, today is too late; the good lived yesterday.
Look within. Within is the fountain of good, and it will ever bubble up, if...
The sexual embrace can only be compared with music and with prayer.
Who persuaded you to cut off the nose of your wife's lover? Wretched husband, that...
Do every act of your life as if it were your last.
In all my writings my aim has been to spare sinners and assail sin
Because a thing seems difficult for you, do not think it impossible for anyone to...
There are three classes into which all the women past seventy that ever I knew...
Observe constantly that all things take place by change, and accustom thyself to consider that...
Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
What springs from earth dissolves to earth again, and heaven-born things fly to their native...
Knowledge the clue to life can give: Then wherefore hesitate to live
For all their compliments do verses pay? They mayn't, yet these same poems make me...
He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe.
Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. Never esteem anything as of...
Aptitude found in the understanding and is often inherited. Genius coming from reason and imagination,...
Anger cannot be dishonest.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate...