Marcus Aurelius

121 - 180

A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus on life, occupations, sage, and tranquility

Let thine occupations be few, saith the sage, if thou wouldst lead a tranquil life.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

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A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus on deed, justice, and life

Just as the sand-dunes, heaped one upon another, hide each the first, so in life the former deeds are quickly hidden by those that follow after.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

Source: Meditations

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A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus on good

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That which is not good for the beehive cannot be good for the bees.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

Source: Meditations

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A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus on good

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Look within. Within is the fountain of good, and it will ever bubble up, if thou wilt ever dig.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

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A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus on goodness

Let goodness go with the doing.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

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A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus on character, habits, mind, and soul

Such as are your habitual thoughts, such also will be the character of your mind; for the soul is dyed by the thoughts.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

Source: Meditations

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A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

Whatever happens at all happens as it should; thou wilt find this true, if thou shouldst watch closely.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

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A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus on animals, feeling, happiness, justice, unhappiness, vices, and virtue

The happiness and unhappiness of the rational, social animal depends not on what he feels but on what he does; just as his virtue and vice consist not in feeling but in doing.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

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A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus on happiness, life, and thinking

Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

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A Quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus on justice, neighbors, and time

How much time he gains who does not look to see what his neighbor says or does or thinks, but only at what he does himself, to make it just and holy.

Marcus Aurelius (121 - 180)

Source: Meditations

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