To be sure I must; and therefore I may assume that your silence gives consent.
Success is dependent on effort.
A bad neighbor is as great a calamity as a good one is a great advantage.
To find fault is easy; to do better may be difficult.
It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it.
It is not possible either to trick or escape the mind of Zeus.
I never desired to please the rabble. What pleased them, I did not learn; and what I knew was far removed from their understanding.
It is not he who reviles or strikes you who insults you, but your opinion that these things are insulting.
He is the best man who, when making his plans, fears and reflects on everything that can happen to him, but in the moment of action is bold.
Injustice is censured because the censures are afraid of suffering, and not from any fear which they have of doing injustice.