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
If thou live according to nature, thou wilt never be poor; if according to the opinions of the world, thou wilt never be rich.
There is no delight in owning anything unshared.
No man ever became wise by chance.
We are more easily led part by part to an understanding of the whole. -Facilius per partes in cognitionem totius adducimur
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim.
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