Quotes from Ancient Times
What the rich and famous and wise said
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Note: Throughout history the rich, famous and wise have said things that have been recorded in the form of quotes. It is the study of these quotes that give insight into life.
Flavius Josephus ( 37 C.E. ~ 100 ), Jewish-Roman historian
Joseph ben Mattathias in 37 C.E. in Jerusalem of a priestly and royal family.
Everyone ought to worship God according to his own inclinations, and not to be constrained by force.
Those who know how to win are much more numerous than those who know how to make proper use of their victories.
All of us have mortal bodies, composed of perishable matter, but the soul lives forever: it is a portion of the Deity housed in our bodies.
With whom there is no place of toil, no burning heat, no piercing cold, nor any briars there . . . this place we call the Bosom of Abraham.
Defeat never comes to any man until he admits it.
"All of us have mortal bodies, composed of perishable matter, but the soul lives forever: it is a portion of the Deity housed in our bodies"