The man who does ill must suffer ill.
The man whose authority is recent is always stern.
The one knowing what is profitable, and not the man knowing many things, is wise.
From a small seed a mighty trunk may grow.
God always strives together with those who strive.
Search well and be wise, nor believe that self-willed pride will ever be better than...
Self-will in the man who does not reckon wisely is by itself the weakest of...
Memory is the mother of all wisdom.
Mourn for me rather as living than as dead.
Neither a life of anarchy nor one beneath a despot should you praise; to all...
Of all the gods only death does not desire gifts.
Of prosperity mortals can never have enough.
Only when a man's life comes to its end in prosperity dare we pronounce him...
Whoever is new to power is always harsh.
Wisdom comes alone through suffering.
It is best for the wise man not to seem wise.
It is good even for old men to learn wisdom.
It is in the character of very few men to honor without envy a friend...