A man's as miserable as he thinks he is.
A kingdom founded on injustice never lasts.
All art is but imitation of nature.
A sword never kills anybody; it is a tool in the killer's hand.
A happy life is one which is in accordance with its own nature.
A king is one who fears nothing.
A physician is not angry at the intemperance of a mad patient, nor does he take it ill to be railed at by a man in fever. Just so should a wise man treat all mankind, as a physician does his patient, and look upon them only as sick and extravagant.
A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary.
A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two.