MAXIMUS, Tyrius Quotes
(2d. century), Greek philosopher and rhetorician
Choose rather to punish your appetites than to be punished by them.
Amid all the war and contest and variety of human opinion, you will find one consenting conviction in every land, that there is one God, the king and father of all.
As a goose is not alarmed by hissing, nor a sheep by bleating; so neither be you terrified by the voice of a senseless multitude.
No one is a slave whose will is free.