Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
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I have often wondered how it is that every man loves himself more than all the rest of men, but yet sets less value on his own opinions of himself than on the opinions of others.
Men exist for the sake of one another.
Nothing happens to any man that he is not formed by nature to bear.
Here is the rule to remember in the future, When anything tempts you to be bitter: not, 'This is a misfortune' but 'To bear this worthily is good fortune.'
The sexual embrace can only be compared with music and with prayer.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.
The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.
We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grapes season after season without thinking of the grapes it has borne.
How much time he saves who does not look to see what his neighbor says or does or thinks.
I'd like to believe an accumulation of experience has made me a sort of a grown-up person, so I can have judgment and taste and whatever.
Politics is a science. You can demonstrate that you are right and that others are wrong.
My mother taught me that we all have the power to achieve our dreams. What I lacked was the courage.
The world is full of a lot of fear and a lot of negativity, and a lot of judgment. I just think people need to start shifting into joy and happiness. As corny as it sounds, we need to make a shift.
A man's true state of power and riches is to be in himself.
The changes in our life must come from the impossibility to live otherwise than according to the demands of our conscience not from our mental resolution to try a new form of life.
Along with the times Bear the truth, good, and right Do what ought. Be a man of justice and morals
We should take care not to make the intellect our god it has, of course, powerful muscles, but no personality.
I don't hate humanity and I'm not interested in people who do. Although, it's funny, actually, some of my favorite writers really do. Like Martin Amis. My dirty secret. 'London Fields' is one of my favorite books ever. And it's indefensible! But he's so funny... I forgive him everything.
Technology is neutral: It convicts and finds innocents. We must make it a regularized part of the system, giving defendants access to DNA testing and evidence whenever it might be relevant.