Wisdom outweighs any wealth.
There is a point at which even justice does injury.
Wisdom is the supreme part of happiness.
Children are the anchors that hold a mother to life.
Success is dependent on effort.
Look and you will find it - what is unsought will go undetected.
There is no witness so terrible and no accuser so powerful as conscience which dwells within us.
Ignorant men don't know what good they hold in their hands until they've flung it away.
To him who is in fear everything rustles.
No enemy is worse than bad advice.
If we are to keep our democracy, there must be one commandment: 'Thou shalt not ration justice.'
When a man has lost all happiness, he's not alive. Call him a breathing corpse.
I see the state of all of us who live, nothing more than phantoms or a weightless shadow.
There is an ancient saying among men that you cannot thoroughly understand the life of mortals before the man has died, then only can you call it good or bad.
Much wisdom often goes with fewest words.
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still heavier than it is.
If it were possible to cure evils by lamentation and to raise the dead with tears, then gold would be a less valuable thing than weeping.
Whoever understands how to do a kindness when he fares well would be a friend better than any possession.
Whoever neglects the arts when he is young has lost the past and is dead to the future.
Men may know many things by seeing; but no prophet can see before the event, nor what end waits for him.
For death is not the worst, but when one wants to die and is not able even to have that.
For shameful deeds are taught by shameful deeds.
All is disgust when a man leaves his own nature and does what is unfit.
It's a terrible thing to speak well and be wrong.
A soul that is kind and intends justice discovers more than any sophist.
For those whose wit becomes the mother of villainy, those it educates to be evil in all things.
To the man who is afraid everything rustles.
War loves to seek its victims in the young.
Man's worst ill is stubbornness of heart.
The Most beautiful human deed, is to be useful to others.
A lie never lives to be old.
It is the task of a good man to help those in misfortune.
There is no success without hardship.
The truth is always the strongest argument.
Go then if you must, but remember, no matter how foolish your deeds, those who love you will love you still.
Kindness gives birth to kindness.
Time, which sees all things, has found you out.
None love the messenger who brings bad news.
Truth hates delay. (Veritas odit moras.)