The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one place and linger in his own company.
Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)
Contributed by: Zaady
What difference does it make how much you have? What you do not have amounts to much more.
Wisdom does not show itself so much in precept as in life - in firmness of mind and a mastery of appetite. It teaches us to do as well as to talk; and to make our words and actions all of a color.
Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power.
Source: Epistles, 2, 2.
The person you are matters more than the place to which you go.
Source: On Travel as a Cure for Discontent
Shame may restrain what law does not prohibit.
It is the superfluous things for which men sweat.
Source: Epistulae ad Lucilium, epistle 4
I shall never be ashamed of citing a bad author if the line is good.
Man is a reasoning Animal.
A young man respects and looks up to his teachers. -Praeceptores suos adulescens veneratur et suspicit
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