In prosperity it is very easy to find a friend; in adversity, not

Fortune is an evil chain to the body, and vice to the soul.

One that desires to excel should endeavor it in those things that

What ought one to say then as each hardship comes? I was practisi

Difficulties are things that show what men are.

In theory it is easy to convince an ignorant person; in actual li

And have you not received faculties which will enable you to bear

Whenever you are angry, be assured that it is not only a present

If you do not wish to be prone to anger, do not feed the habit; g

It is better to advise than upbraid, for the one corrects the err