The greatest wealth is a poverty of desires.
Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)
Contributed by: Zaady
The primary sign of a well-ordered mind is a man's ability to remain in one place and linger in his own company.
What difference does it make how much you have? What you do not have amounts to much more.
Other men's sins are before our eyes; our own are behind our backs.
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.
Copyright © 2015 Gaiam, Inc.