virtuous action; they are just as able to endure suffering and toil when they are accustomed to them. . Throughout the free and boundless spaces of eternity they wander; no intervening seas block their course, no lofty mountains or pathless valleys or shallows of the shifting Syrtes; there every way is level, and, being swift and unencumbered, they easily are pervious to the matter. Both are foes to tranquillity - both the inability to change and the inability to endure. . You will find that there are more than half who have left their homes and come to this city, which is truly a very great and a very beautiful one, but not their own. . Lust Nor is this true only in respect to money or food. . Either I am Ess2-241 ON tranquillity OF mind, viii. or even the Roman leaders who would lose not a tithe of greatness if you should subtract some years from their life? . Nothing has she ever left undared, nothing will she ever leave untried; in violent rage will she range through all places just as has always been her wont, she who, on injury bent, has dared to enter even those houses whose entrance lies through the.
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