Greek Quotes (190 quotes)
20 Ancient Quotes Liberals STILL Don't Understand
Ancient Greek Quotes (and Roman, Too)
This world, which is the same for all, has not been made by any god or man, but it always has been, is, and will be an ever-living fire. The just man is most free from disturbance, while the unjust is full of the utmost disturbance. Life is short and Art long; the opportunity fleeting, experience deceitful, and judgment difficult. Death is nothing to us. Because something which is decomposed has no senses while something without senses is nothing to us. Death, therefore, the most awful of evils, is nothing to us, seeing that, when we are, death is not come, and when death is come, we are not.
Everyone, regardless of where they happen to be in their career , occasionally needs a good dose of inspiration and encouragement. But nothing says you have to take your inspiration and encouragement from the Sheryl Sandbergs or Steve Jobses of our time. Ancient thinkers participated in and understood business, too. Their words on life, success, courage and character hold true centuries later and can be just the pick-me-up you need, whatever the work day throws at you. When you are inspired by some great purpose, some extraordinary project, all your thoughts break their bonds. The bravest are surely those who have the clearest vision of what is before them, glory and danger alike, and yet notwithstanding, go out to meet it. Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work.
Realize this, and you will find strength. We compiled wise sayings about strength by many strong and famous people from over the centuries. You will find a feast of wise words in our hand-picked selection. May these quotes about strength, courage, self-mastery and success inspire and encourage you, and aid you to create a better future for yourself and everyone around you! Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power.