In war there is no prize for runner-up.
You have been preoccupied while life hastens on. Meanwhile death will arrive, and you have no choice in making yourself available for that.
The whole future lies in uncertainty: live immediately.
The greatest blessings of mankind are within us and within our reach. A wise man is content with his lot, whatever it may be, without wishing for what he has not.
A gift consists not in what is done or given, but in the intention of the giver or doer.
Nothing deters a good man from doing what is honourable.
Delay not swift the flight of fortunes greatest favours.
While we teach, we learn.
We most often go astray on a well trodden and much frequented road.