It is not so much our friends' help that helps us as the confident knowledge that they will help us.
It is not so much our friends' help that helps us, as the confidence of their help.
Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.
Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not but remember that what you now have was once among the things only hoped for.
He who is calm disturbs neither himself nor others.
We do not so much need the help of our friends as the confidence of their help when in need.
In a philosophical dispute, he gains most who is defeated, since he learns most.
It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.
The misfortune of the wise is better than the prosperity of the fool.
It is better for you to be free of fear lying upon a pallet,than to have a golden couch and a rich table and be full of trouble.
The greater difficulty, the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests.
You don't develop courage by being happy in your relationships everyday. You develop it by surviving difficult times and challenging adversity.
Those who tell the young man to live well and the old man to die well is nothing but a fool, not only for what life has in happiness to both young and old, but also for one must be careful in live honestly as well as die honestly.
Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist.
Death is nothing to us, since when we are, death has not come, and when death has come, we are not