Quotes for English Learners
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City without walls
It is possible to provide security against other ills, but as far as death is concerned, we men live in a city without walls.
Death does not concern us
Death does not concern us, because as long as we exist, death is not here. And when it does come, we no longer exist.
Do not spoil what you have
Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.
Living and dying
The art of living well and the art of dying well are one.
Misfortune of the wise
The misfortune of the wise is better than the prosperity of the fool.
It is impossible to live a pleasant life without living wisely and well and justly. And it is impossible to live wisely and well and justly without living a pleasant life.
The possession of friendship
Of all the things which wisdom provides to make us entirely happy, much the greatest is the possession of friendship.