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.
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.
If evil be spoken of you and it be true, correct yourself, if it be a lie, laugh at it.
We tell lies, yet it is easy to show that lying is immoral.
It is not death or pain that is to be dreaded, but the fear of pain or death.