Isn’t it the sweetest mockery to mock our enemies?
Ignorant men don’t know what good they hold in their hands until they’ve flung it away.
Without labor nothing prospers.
But this is a true saying among men: the gifts of enemies are no gifts and profitless.
A day lays low and lifts up again all human things.
There is a point at which even justice does injury.
Whoever thinks his friend more important than his country, I rate him nowhere.
Wise thinkers prevail everywhere.
Hush! Check those words. Do not cure ill with ill and make your pain still heavier than it is.
It is best to live however one can be.