Aphorisms, sayings and quotes    



The elegance and beauty cannot be separated from health.
By theme : Beauty   Health  

Like associates with like.
By theme : Philosophy   Wisdom  

In a disordered mind, as in a disordered body, soundness of health is impossible.
By theme : Health  

Certain signs precede certain events.
By theme : Knowledge  

Nature abhors annihilation.
By theme : Nature   Philosophy  

In everything satiety closely follows the greatest pleasures.
By theme : Philosophy   Wisdom  

Avarice in old age is foolish; for what can be more absurd than to increase our provisions for the road the nearer we approach to our journey`s end?
By theme : Character   Old   Thought  

Excessive liberty leads both nations and individuals into excessive slavery.
By theme : Liberty   Politics  

I prefer the most unjust peace to the most righteous war.
By theme : Politics   War  

We forget our pleasures, we remember our sufferings.
By theme : Psychology  

Every man can tell how many goats or sheep he possesses, but not how many friends.
By theme : Friendship  

Hatred is a settled anger.
By theme : Hatred   Psychology  

Not cohabitation but consensus constitutes marriage.
By theme : Marriage  

Hatred is a settled anger.
By theme : Hatred  

The authority of those who teach is very often a hindrance to those who wish to learn.
By theme : Education   Psychology   Thought  

To live is to think.
By theme : Life   Thought  

Those wars are unjust which are undertaken without provocation. For only a war waged for revenge or defense can be just.
By theme : War  

The causes of events are ever more interesting than the events themselves.
By theme : Life   Society  

The nobler a man, the harder it is for him to suspect inferiority in others.
By theme : Behavior   Character   Feelings   Psychology  

For how many things, which for our own sake we should never do, do we perform for the sake of our friends.
By theme : Behavior   Friendship  

 
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