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A free life cannot acquire many possessions, because this is not easy ...   Life
Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not h...   Life
Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember tha...   Life
I have never wished to cater to the crowd; for what I know they do not...   Life
I never desired to please the rabble. What pleased them, I did not lea...   Life
I would rather be first in a little Iberian village than second in Rom...   Life
If God listened to the prayers of men, all men would quickly have peri...   Life
If thou wilt make a man happy, add not unto his riches but take away f...   Life
It is better for you to be free of fear lying upon a pallet,than to ha...   Life
It is folly for a man to pray to the gods for that which he has the po...   Life
It is impossible to live a pleasant life without living wisely and wel...   Life
It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence o...   Friendship
It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as d...   Death
Misfortune seldom intrudes upon the wise man; his greatest and highest...   Life
Not what we have But what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance.   Life
Nothing is enough for the man to whom enough is too little.   Life
Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, muc...   Life
Of all things which wisdom provides to make life entirely happy, much ...   Life
Riches do not exhilarate us so much with their possession as they torm...   Life
Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempest.   Life
The art of living well and the art of dying well are one.   Life
The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.   History
The misfortune of the wise is better than the prosperity of the fool.   Life
The time when most of you should withdraw into yourself is when you ar...   Life
There is no such thing as justice in the abstract; it is merely a comp...   Life
We do not so much need the help of our friends as the confidence of th...   Life
You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyda...   Life