As the branches of a tree return their sap to the root, from whence it arose as a river poureth its streams to the sea, whence its spring was supplied so the heart of a grateful man delighteth in returning a benefit received.
More Quotes from Akhenaton:As the ocean giveth rise to springs, whose water return again into its bosom through the rivers, so runneth thy life force from the heart outwards, And so returneth into its place again.
Behold the vain man, and observe the arrogant he clotheth himself in rich attire, he walketh in the public street, he casteth round his eyes, and courteth observation. He tosseth up his head, and overlooketh the poor he treateth his inferiors with insolence, his superiors in return look down on his pride and folly with laughter.
Thinking, understanding, reasoning, willing, call not these soul They are its actions, but they are not its essence.
Presume not in prosperity, neither despair in adversity court not dangers, nor meanly fly from before them dare to despise whatever will not remain with thee.
The greatest bounties given to man are, judgment and will happy is he who misapplieth them not.
Say not that honor is the child of boldness, nor believe thou that the hazard of life alone can pay the price of it: it is not to the action that it is due, but to the manner of performing it.
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