If it is not right, do not do it: if it is not true, do not say it.
There is no man so blessed that some who stand by his deathbed won't hail the occasion with delight.
Now a man should take away not only unnecessary acts, but also, unnecessary thoughts, for thus superfluous acts will not follow after. Try.
The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts; therefore guard accordingly.
His mood is one of strenuous weariness; he does his duty as a good soldier, waiting for the sound of the trumpet which shall sound the retreat; he has not that cheerful confidence which led Socrates through a life no less noble, to a death which was to bring him into the company of gods he had worshipped and men whom he had revered.
They despise one another, yet they flatter one another;they sant to get above another and get they bow down to one another.