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Marcus Aurelius

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Look back over the past, with its changing empires that rose and fell, and you can foresee the futur...
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'Tis easy to write epigrams nicely but to write a book is hard
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There is no glory in outstripping donkeys
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The things you think about determine the quality of your mind.
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What we do now echoes in eternity.
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Never esteem anything as of advantage to thee that shall make thee break thy word or lose thy self-r...
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To my great-grandfather I owed the advice to dispense with the education of the schools and have goo...
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Here is the rule to remember in the future, When anything tempts you to be bitter: not, ''This is a ...
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He truly sorrows who sorrows unseen
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The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it
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Remember this that very little is needed to make a happy life.
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Light may earth's crumbling sand be laid on thee, that dogs may dig thy bones up easily
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If it does not fit leave it, if it is not true do not say it.
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Your days are numbered. Use them to throw open the windows of your soul to the sun. If you do not, t...
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The guest at the lower end of the middle couch, with three hairs on his bald head and his scalp stre...
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Death smiles at us all; all we can do is smile back.
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This thing, what is it in itself, in its own constitution? What is its substance and material?
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All things of the body stream away like a river, all things of the mind are dreams and delusion; lif...
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Do not think that what is hard for you to master is humanly impossible; and if it is humanly possibl...
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Give your heart to the trade you have learnt, and draw refreshment from it.
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He is so rich, he has no room to shit.
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A noble man compares and estimates himself by an idea which is higher than himself; and a mean man, ...
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Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason ...
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Aptitude found in the understanding and is often inherited. Genius coming from reason and imaginatio...
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The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts: therefore, guard accordingly, ...
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Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatu...
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We ought to do good to others as simply as a horse runs, or a bee makes honey, or a vine bears grape...
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Tomorrow is nothing, today is too late; the good lived yesterday.
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Be content to seem what you really are.
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Death, like birth, is a secret of Nature.
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The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts.
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Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this, and thou wilt have finis...
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Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
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Do every act of your life as though it were the very last act of your life.
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If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your est...
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The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.
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The soul becomes dyed with the colour of its thoughts.
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Dig within. Within is the wellspring of Good; and it is always ready to bubble up, if you just dig.
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Remember that very little is needed to make a happy life.
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The wise man sees in the misfortune of others what he should avoid.
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A man's life is what his thoughts make of it.
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Remember how often you have postponed minding your interest, and let slip those opportunities the go...
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Live not as though there were a thousand years ahead of you. Fate is at your elbow; make yourself go...
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Life is a warfare and a stranger's sojourn, and after fame is oblivion.
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Everything that exists is in a manner the seed of that which will be.
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