Quote of the Week

“Remember this – that there is a proper dignity and proportion to be observed in the performance of every act of life.”
– Marcus Aurelius Antoninus

Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Latin: [ˈmaːrkʊs̠ au̯ˈreːlijʊs̠ an̪t̪oːˈniːnʊs̠]; (26 April 121 – 17 March 180 AD) was Roman emperor from 161 to 180 and a Stoic philosopher. He was the last of the rulers known as the Five Good Emperors (a term coined some 13 centuries later by Niccolò Machiavelli), and the last emperor of the Pax Romana, an age of relative peace and stability for the Roman Empire. He served as Roman consul in 140, 145, and 161. Read more here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marcus_Aurelius