Marcus Aurelius Quotes
Brief author info: Marcus Aurelius (121-180) Roman emperor and Stoic philosopher.
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Perform every act in life as if it were your last.
The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing.
How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it.
Deem not life a thing of consequence. For look at the yawning void of the future, and at that other limitless space, the past.
Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live.
Your life is what your thoughts make it.
A man's worth is no greater than the worth of his ambitions.
Anything in any way beautiful derives its beauty from itself, and asks nothing beyond itself. Praise is no part of it, for nothing is made worse or better by praise.
What is not good for the swarm is not good for the bee.
Nowhere can man find a quieter or more untroubled retreat than in his own soul.
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.
No man is poor who has a Godly mother.
Every woman is wrong until she cries, and then she is right - instantly.
Friends show their love in times of trouble, not in happiness.
Everything is clearer when you're in love.