Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
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Genius always gives its best at first prudence, at last.
Behold a worthy sight, to which the God, turning his attention to his own work, may direct his gaze. Behold an equal thing, worthy of a God, a brave man matched in conflict with evil fortune.
No one can be happy who has been thrust outside the pale of truth. And there are two ways that one can be removed from this realm: by lying, or by being lied to.
We often want one thing and pray for another, not telling the truth even to the gods.
I don't trust liberals, I trust conservatives.
While we are postponing, life speeds by.
If thou art a man, admire those who attempt great things, even though they fail.
We can be thankful to a friend for a few acres, or a little money and yet for the freedom and command of the whole earth, and for the great benefits of our being, our life, health, and reason, we look upon ourselves as under no obligation.
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
Beauty of dreams is manifested by accepting growth, living day by day to see them come true is manifested by consistency and living in the light of their reality is manifested by patience.
His death was the first time that Ed Wynn ever made anyone sad.
If a man does not make new acquaintances as he advances through life, he will soon find himself alone. A man should keep his friendships in constant repair.
All good things are wild, and free.
If the freedom of speech is taken away then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.
All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves we must die to one life before we can enter another.
Ronald Reagan was a president of strength. His philosophy was a philosophy of strength - a strong military, a strong economy and strong families.
Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.
I've got all the money I'll ever need, if I die by four o'clock.
Whenever somebody says they need an angle for their story I always fear that they've got an idea and they want me to fit into it or they want me to come up with an idea myself or I'm supposed to be more revealing than I've been, and to me it just sounds like something I don't want to do.