Is freedom anything else than the right to live as we wish? Nothing else.
Only the educated are free.
Wealth consists not in having great possessions, but in having few wants.
Know, first, who you are, and then adorn yourself accordingly.
We are not to give credit to the many, who say that none ought to be educated but the free; but rather to the philosophers, who say that the well-educated alone are free.
It is less difficult to bear misfortunes than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.
When men are full of envy they disparage everything, whether it be good or bad.
Not every difficult and dangerous thing is suitable for training, but only that which is conducive to success in achieving the object of our effort.
If you wish to be a writer, write.
He that fights and runs away, May turn and fight another day; But he that is in battle slain, Will never rise to fight again.