"Here is the rule to remember in the future, When anything tempts you to be bitter: not, 'This is a misfortune' but 'To bear this worthily is good fortune.'"
"The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing."Marcus Aurelius on Edmund Burke
"It is very important to generate a good attitude, a good heart, as much as possible. From this, happiness in both the short term and the long term for both yourself and others will come."Marcus Aurelius on Dalai Lama
"If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed."Marcus Aurelius on Albert Einstein
"Despite everything, I believe that people are really good at heart."Marcus Aurelius on Anne Frank
"When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion."Marcus Aurelius on Abraham Lincoln
"How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it."
"Anger cannot be dishonest."
"The art of living is more like wrestling than dancing."
"When thou art above measure angry, bethink thee how momentary is man's life."
"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."