You are pretty - we know it; and young - it's true; and rich - who can deny it? But when you praise yourself extravagantly, Fabula, you appear neither rich, nor pretty, nor young
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
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Each day provides its own gifts.
Death is a release from the impressions of the senses, and from desires that make...
Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this,...
He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe.
If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing...
A man should be upright, not be kept upright.
And thou wilt give thyself relief, if thou doest every act of thy life as...
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
Perhaps there are none more lazy, or more truly ignorant, than your everlasting readers.
Those who are enslaved to their sects are not merely devoid of all sound knowledge,...
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
All is ephemeral, - fame and the famous as well
If it is not right do not do it; if it is not true do...
Observe constantly that all things take place by change, and accustom thyself to consider that...
Be content to seem what you really are.
Never praise your Cider, Horse, or Bedfellow
I will praise any man that will praise me.
Never mind whom you praise, but be very careful who you blame