A man of courage is also full of faith.
Let us not listen to those who think we ought to be angry with our enemies, and who believe this to be great and manly. Nothing is so praiseworthy, nothing so clearly shows a great and noble soul, as clemency and readiness to forgive.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
Nobody can give you wiser advice than yourself.
The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil.
Friendship improves happiness and abates misery, by the doubling of our joy and the dividing of our grief.
The higher we are placed, the more humbly we should walk.
If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need.
Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the soul bears the body, so God endures the world. Just as the soul sees but is not seen, so God sees but is not seen. Just as the soul feeds the body, so God gives food to the world.
Any man can make mistakes, but only an idiot persists in his error.
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence.
Live as brave men; and if fortune is adverse, front its blows with brave hearts.
It is not by muscle, speed, or physical dexterity that great things are achieved, but by reflection, force of character, and judgment.
If you have no confidence in self, you are twice defeated in the race of life. With confidence, you have won even before you have started.
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