To refrain from imitation is the best revenge.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
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There is nothing happens to any person but what was in his power to go through with.
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.
Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.
Death is a release from the impressions of the senses, and from desires that make us their puppets, and from the vagaries of the mind, and from the hard service of the flesh.
Observe constantly that all things take place by change, and accustom thyself to consider that the nature of the Universe loves nothing so much as to change the things which are, and to make new things like them.
Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
The universe is change our life is what our thoughts make it.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, and take care that you entertain no notions unsuitable to virtue and reasonable nature.
Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live.
Take a course in good water and air and in the eternal youth of Nature you may renew your own. Go quietly, alone no harm will befall you.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
Is there any wonder why we are in such big trouble? Any question why the people don't trust their government anymore, and demand a change?
All men are tempted. There is no man that lives that can't be broken down, provided it is the right temptation, put in the right spot.
Cherish all your happy moments: they make a fine cushion for old age.
One change always leaves the way open for the establishment of others.
A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.
How does the Meadow flower its bloom unfold Because the lovely little flower is free Down to its root, and in that freedom bold.
Courage is a mean with regard to fear and confidence.
I intend to fight and I want to win. But my priorities are basically to be a good Brother and a strong one, and to try to be a good father one day.