Every day should be passed as if it were to be our last.
Publilius Syrus, Maxims
It takes a long time to bring excellence to maturity.
Speech is a mirror of the soul: as a man speaks, so is he.
It's interesting to me how even back then with life and culture so different from today,all these great writers and philosophers got it exactly right. Some things are just true and will be forever.
Universal Truths don't change, they may be stated with different words, but the meaning is always the same.