The permanent temptation of life is to confuse dreams with reality. The permanent defeat of life comes when dreams are surrendered to reality.
Death is not natural for a state as it is for a human being for whom death...
To some extent I liken slavery to death.
The life of the dead is placed in the memory of the living.
A man of courage is also full of faith.
That last day does not bring extinction to us but change of place.
The best interpreter of the law is custom.
Brevity is the best recommendation of speech whether in a senator or an...
The pursuit even of the best things ought to be calm and tranquil.
Love is the attempt to form a friendship inspired by beauty.
Hatred is settled anger.
Hatred is inveterate anger.
Rashness belongs to youth prudence to old age.
Old age: the crown of life our play's last act.
The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing...
Advice in old age is foolish for what can be more absurd than to increase our...
As I approve of a youth that has something of the old man in him so I am no...