Category: proverbs

“In peace sons bury their fathers, in war fath…

“In peace sons bury their fathers, in war fathers bury their sons.” – Herodotus

“Never compete with someone who has nothing to…

“Never compete with someone who has nothing to lose.”

“The earth has music for those who listen.”

“The earth has music for those who listen.”

“The nourishment of body is food, while the …

“The nourishment of body is food, while the nourishment of the soul is feeding others.”

“Justice is the constant and perpetual wish to…

“Justice is the constant and perpetual wish to render every one his due.” – Emperor Justinian

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Tamar the Great

“Queen of Kings and Queens, Glory of the World, Kingdom and Faith, Champion of the Messiah, may God Increase her victories.” 

“The art of aristocrats, the art of enriching life.”

“The Study of philosophy is not that we may …

“The Study of philosophy is not that we may know what men have thought, but what the truth of things is.” – Thomas Aquinas

“Well behaved women rarely make history&hellip…

“Well behaved women rarely make history… They’re too busy making the future.”

“Faithless is he that says farewell when the…

“Faithless is he that says farewell when the road darkens.” – J. R. R. Tolkien

”After I’m dead, I’d rather have people ask wh…

”After I’m dead, I’d rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one.” – Marcus Porcius Cato