Other men's sins are before our eyes; our own are behind our backs.
Seneca (4 BC - 65 AD)
Contributed by: Zaady
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
Not he who has little, but he whose wishes more, is poor.
This life is only a prelude to eternity.
It is the quality rather than the quantity that matters.
He who comes to a conclusion when the other side is unheard, may have been just in his conclusion, but yet has not been just in his conduct.
If thou live according to nature, thou wilt never be poor; if according to the opinions of the world, thou wilt never be rich.
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