Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Brave men rejoice in adversity, just as brave soldiers triumph in war.
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We often want one thing and pray for another, not telling the truth even to the gods.
Genius always gives its best at first prudence, at last.
The bad fortune of the good turns their faces up to heaven the good fortune of the bad bows their heads down to the earth.
Time discovers truth.
Where fear is, happiness is not.
He who has great power should use it lightly.
The heart is great which shows moderation in the midst of prosperity.
Wisdom allows nothing to be good that will not be so forever no man to be happy but he that needs no other happiness than what he has within himself no man to be great or powerful that is not master of himself.
I never come back home with the same moral character I went out with something or other becomes unsettled where I had achieved internal peace some one or other of the things I had put to flight reappears on the scene.
The day which we fear as our last is but the birthday of eternity.
The only sure bulwark of continuing liberty is a government strong enough to protect the interests of the people, and a people strong enough and well enough informed to maintain its sovereign control over the goverment.
The Met is not only the finest encyclopedic museum of art in the United States it is arguably the finest anywhere.
For a person who promised hope and civility in politics, Mr. Obama has shown a borderline obsessiveness in blaming Mr. Bush.
I feel like my work has been my path to freedom from having grown up in a segregated environment.
I was never very interested in boys - and there were plenty of them - vying with one another to see how many famous women they would get into the hay.
Surely being a Professional Beauty - let alone an ageing one - is one of the most insecure and doomed careers imaginable.
Friendship is constant in all other things Save in the office and affairs of love.
I saw a woman wearing a sweatshirt with Guess on it. I said, Thyroid problem?
I was blessed, because I come from a family where they knock you down before you float away. I have a lot of brothers who just make sure we have our feet on the ground, and my mom is a rock star. She is an amazing mother.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.