If thou suffer injustice, console thyself; the true unhappiness is in doing it.
Men should strive to think much and know little.
Our sins are more easily remembered than our good deeds.
Hope of ill gain is the beginning of loss.
The wrongdoer is more unfortunate than the man wronged.
I would rather discover one true cause than gain the kingdom of Persia.
By desiring little, a poor man makes himself rich.
Democritus — quotes and aphorisms
Everything existing in the universe is the fruit of chance and necessity.
Good means not merely not to do wrong, but rather not to desire to do wrong.
Nothing exists except atoms and empty space; everything else is opinion.