Death is the wish of some, the relief of many, and the end of all.
It is the sign of a week mind to be unable to bear wealth.
Enjoy present pleasures in such a way as not to injure future ones.
We should conduct ourselves not as if we ought to live for the body but as if we could not live without it.
If a man knows not to which port he sails, no wind is favorable.
We are not given a short life but we make it short, and we are not ill-supplied but wasteful of it.