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|Claudius. “No one is free who does not lord over himself.” “Say not always what |
you know, but always know what you say.” “To do nothing evil is good; to wish
nothing evil is better.” “Acquaintance lessens fame.” “No one is more miserable ...
|An Interesting Collection of Quotes from the Greatest Greek and Roman |
Philosophers and Leaders Hagopian Institute. To do nothing evil is good; to wish
nothing evil is better. Claudius Everything has its beauty but not everyone sees it.
|Quotes about Wish and Wishing from QuotationsBook.com We would often be |
sorry if our wishes were granted. - Aesop Stop the mindless ... Catherine of
Genoa, St. To do nothing evil is good; to wish nothing evil is better. - Claudius
|Shim—Then I say that the Rhetors possess nothing beyond the very minimum of |
power. ... That which men wish (Sokrates lays down as a general proposition) is
to obtain good, and to escape evil. ... do so because they think it will be better for
them, or profitable.y If it be good for them, they do what they wish: if evil for them,
|In the nature of man there lies nothing evil whatever; all natural impulses are |
good; every child is by nature still just as ... we wish nothing other than what we
can do or obtain; and in this case we will also do nothing other than what pleases
|We who now exist on the human plane must either fight on the side of good or on |
the side of evil. Even those who do not fight do, in their idle way, contribute
because the only thing evil needs to prosper are for good men to do nothing. “Evil
|For if God be in us, Satan is from us, and it is present with us to will nothing but |
good. ... a mere abstracted willing in us; but, as you yourself rightly said, when
our liberty is lost we are compelled to serve sin: that is, we will sin and evil, we
speak sin and evil, we do sin and evil. ... But I call God to witness, that I wish
nothing else to be said or to be understood by the words of the last two opinions
than what 96.
|(NB 72) 11.6.16 What do I know about God and the purpose of life? I know that ... |
That my will is good or evil. Therefore that ... Is it, according to common
conceptions, good to wish nothing for one's neighbor, neither good nor evil? And
yet it ...
|Do nothing you would wish to conceal. Do thine own work, and know thyself. |
Double-dealing is the index of a base spirit Do what you ought, come what may.
... Good intentions will not justify evil actions, i Good words cost nothing, hut an:
worth much Gossiping and lying go hand in ... He gives twice that gives in a trice-
He is idle who might be better employed He that I* hasty fishes in an empty pond-