The law is reason, free from passion.
No excellent soul is exempt from a mixture of madness.
Personal beauty is a greater recommendation than any letter of reference.
Fear is pain arising from the anticipation of evil.
He who hath many friends hath none.
Wit is educated insolence.
Misfortune shows those who are not really friends.
Youth is easily deceived because it is quick to hope.
Nature does nothing in vain.
He who is a good ruler must have been ruled.
Know thyself. (Perhaps the most powerful two word quote of all time.)
You are the master over the animal within, not the slave. Just because it burns inside like a furnace doesn’t mean you must obey.
Anger is almost always for a reason, but seldom a good one.