Life without the courage for death is slavery.
Success is not greedy, as people think, but insignificant. That is why it satisfies nobody.
Even after a bad harvest there must be sowing.
Consider, when you are enraged at any one, what you would probably think if he should die during the dispute.
Wisdom allows nothing to be good that will not be so forever; no man to be happy but he that needs no other happiness than what he has within himself; no man to be great or powerful that is not master of himself.
Where fear is, happiness is not.
What does reason demand of a man A very easy thing - to live in accord with his nature.