... your desires, and rather keep you from grieving for any of these things, than keep away one thing and grant another? For if the gods can help us, no doubt they can help us to be wiser. But it may be you will say, they have put this in my power. Why,...
The Emperor Marcus Antoninus His Conversation with Himself: Together with ... - Page 327
by Marcus Aurelius (Emperor of Rome), André Dacier, Thomas Gataker, Cebes (of Thebes.) - 1708 - 420 pages
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