So great is the modesty of your mind and face, Sophronius that I wonder you should ever have become a father
More Quotes from Marcus Aurelius:Because a thing seems difficult for you, do not think it impossible for anyone to accomplish.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
With only half a lip you kiss, And half of that I ne'er' should miss, A greater boon, of worth untold, Wilt grant me That whole half withhold
As the same fire assumes different shapes When it consumes objects differing in shape, So does the one Self take the shape Of every creature in whom he is present.
Take full account of what excellencies which you possess, and in gratitude remember how you would hanker after them, if you had them not.
The sexual embrace can only be compared with music and with prayer.
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