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We do not so much need the help of our friends as the confidence of their help in need.
There is no such thing as justice in the abstract; it is merely a compact between men.
The time when most of you should withdraw into yourself is when you are forced to be in a crowd.
Justice… is a kind of compact not to harm or be harmed.
The greater the difficulty, the more the glory in surmounting it.
If thou wilt make a man happy, add not unto his riches but take away from his desires.
It is better for you to be free of fear lying upon a pallet, than to have a golden couch and a rich table and…
Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempest.
A free life cannot acquire many possessions, because this is not easy to do without servility to mobs or monarchs.
The art of living well and the art of dying well are one.
It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.
Riches do not exhilarate us so much with their possession as they torment us with their loss.
It is impossible to live a pleasant life without living wisely and well and justly. And it is impossible to live wisely and well and…
I never desired to please the rabble. What pleased them, I did not learn; and what I knew was far removed from their understanding.
If God listened to the prayers of men, all men would quickly have perished: for they are forever praying for evil against one another.
Misfortune seldom intrudes upon the wise man; his greatest and highest interests are directed by reason throughout the course of life.
The misfortune of the wise is better than the prosperity of the fool.
I would rather be first in a little Iberian village than second in Rome.
It is folly for a man to pray to the gods for that which he has the power to obtain by himself.
Not what we have But what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance.
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