Despise not death, but welcome it, for nature wills it like all else.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
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Marcus Aurelius Quotes
You must become an old man in good time if you wish to be an old man long.
Life is neither good or evil, but only a place for good and evil.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
There is nothing happens to any person but what was in his power to go through with.
Be content with what you are, and wish not change nor dread your last day, nor long for it.
Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.
Whatever the universal nature assigns to any man at any time is for the good of that man at that time.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
Nothing has such power to broaden the mind as the ability to investigate systematically and truly all that comes under thy observation in life.
Forward, as occasion offers. Never look round to see whether any shall note it... Be satisfied with success in even the smallest matter, and think that even such a result is no trifle.
Dad kept us out of school, but school comes and goes. Family is forever.
When we think of the major threats to our national security, the first to come to mind are nuclear proliferation, rogue states and global terrorism. But another kind of threat lurks beyond our shores, one from nature, not humans - an avian flu pandemic.
If money titles meant anything, I'd play more tournaments. The only thing that means a lot to me is winning. If I have more wins than anybody else and win more majors than anybody else in the same year, then it's been a good year.
In the business world, the rearview mirror is always clearer than the windshield.
What then is time? If no one asks me, I know what it is. If I wish to explain it to him who asks, I do not know.
Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.
Frankly, if you do politics, you should not be thinking about your dignity.
I think it's fair to say that personal computers have become the most empowering tool we've ever created. They're tools of communication, they're tools of creativity, and they can be shaped by their user.
I got a lot of things that society had promised would make me whole and fulfilled - all the things that the culture tells you from preschool on will quiet the throbbing anxiety inside you - stature, the respect of colleagues, maybe even a kind of low-grade fame.
Perhaps religious conscience upsets the designs of those who feel that the highest wisdom and authority comes from government. But from the beginning, this nation trusted in God, not man. Religious liberty is the first freedom in our Constitution.