Create Yours

Marcus Aurelius Quotes

500 wallpapers

Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.”

Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.

— Marcus Aurelius



Marcus Aurelius Quote: “You have power over your mind, not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.”

You have power over your mind, not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.”

The happiness of your life depends upon the quality of your thoughts.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “What we do now echoes in eternity.”

What we do now echoes in eternity.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love.”

When you arise in the morning think of what a privilege it is to be alive, to think, to enjoy, to love.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Death smiles at us all, all a man can do is smile back.”

Death smiles at us all, all a man can do is smile back.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.”

Waste no more time arguing about what a good man should be. Be one.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “The impediment to action advances action. What stands in the way becomes the way.”

The impediment to action advances action. What stands in the way becomes the way.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Our life is what our thoughts make it.”

Our life is what our thoughts make it.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.”

It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.

— Marcus Aurelius



Marcus Aurelius Quote: “A man’s worth is no greater than the worth of his ambitions.”

A man’s worth is no greater than the worth of his ambitions.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.”

Very little is needed to make a happy life; it is all within yourself, in your way of thinking.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “If it is not right do not do it. If it is not true do not say it.”

If it is not right do not do it. If it is not true do not say it.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.”

Dwell on the beauty of life. Watch the stars, and see yourself running with them.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.”

Never let the future disturb you. You will meet it, if you have to, with the same weapons of reason which today arm you against the present.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.”

The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.”

The best revenge is to be unlike him who performed the injury.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.”

Reject your sense of injury and the injury itself disappears.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “The soul becomes dyed with the colour of its thoughts.”

The soul becomes dyed with the colour of its thoughts.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Receive without conceit, release without struggle.”

Receive without conceit, release without struggle.

— Marcus Aurelius



Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Confine yourself to the present.”

Confine yourself to the present.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Be tolerant with others and strict with yourself.”

Be tolerant with others and strict with yourself.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.”

If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.”

Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Life is neither good or evil, but only a place for good and evil.”

Life is neither good or evil, but only a place for good and evil.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Objective judgement, now, at this very moment. Unselfish action, now, at this very moment. Willing acceptance – now, at this very moment – of all external events. That’s all you need.”

Objective judgement, now, at this very moment. Unselfish action, now, at this very moment. Willing acceptance – now, at this very moment – of all external events. That’s all you need.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Most of what we say and do is not essential. If you can eliminate it, you’ll have more time, and more tranquillity. Ask yourself at every moment, ‘Is this necessary?’”

Most of what we say and do is not essential. If you can eliminate it, you’ll have more time, and more tranquillity. Ask yourself at every moment, ‘Is this necessary?’

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “It is the responsibility of leadership to work intelligently with what is given, and not waste time fantasizing about a world of flawless people and perfect choices.”

It is the responsibility of leadership to work intelligently with what is given, and not waste time fantasizing about a world of flawless people and perfect choices.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Whenever you are about to find fault with someone, ask yourself the following question: What fault of mine most nearly resembles the one I am about to criticize?”

Whenever you are about to find fault with someone, ask yourself the following question: What fault of mine most nearly resembles the one I am about to criticize?

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “It never ceases to amaze me: we all love ourselves more than other people, but care more about their opinions than our own.”

It never ceases to amaze me: we all love ourselves more than other people, but care more about their opinions than our own.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “If someone can prove me wrong and show me my mistake in any thought or action, I shall gladly change. I seek the truth, which never harmed anyone: the harm is to persist in one’s own self-deception and ignorance.”

If someone can prove me wrong and show me my mistake in any thought or action, I shall gladly change. I seek the truth, which never harmed anyone: the harm is to persist in one’s own self-deception and ignorance.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “The memory of everything is very soon overwhelmed in time.”

The memory of everything is very soon overwhelmed in time.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “You always own the option of having no opinion. There is never any need to get worked up or to trouble your soul about things you can’t control. These things are not asking to be judged by you. Leave them alone.”

You always own the option of having no opinion. There is never any need to get worked up or to trouble your soul about things you can’t control. These things are not asking to be judged by you. Leave them alone.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe.”

He who lives in harmony with himself lives in harmony with the universe.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Choose not to be harmed and you won’t feel harmed. Don’t feel harmed and you haven’t been.”

Choose not to be harmed and you won’t feel harmed. Don’t feel harmed and you haven’t been.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “For it is in your power to retire into yourself whenever you choose.”

For it is in your power to retire into yourself whenever you choose.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “What doesn’t transmit light creates its own darkness.”

What doesn’t transmit light creates its own darkness.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.”

The first rule is to keep an untroubled spirit. The second is to look things in the face and know them for what they are.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Whoever values peace of mind and the health of the soul will live the best of all possible lives.”

Whoever values peace of mind and the health of the soul will live the best of all possible lives.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Think of what you have rather than of what you lack. Of the things you have, select the best and then reflect how eagerly you would have sought them if you did not have them.”

Think of what you have rather than of what you lack. Of the things you have, select the best and then reflect how eagerly you would have sought them if you did not have them.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “I’m going to be meeting with people today who talk too much – people who are selfish, egotistical, ungrateful. But I won’t be surprised or disturbed, for I can’t imagine a world without such people.”

I’m going to be meeting with people today who talk too much – people who are selfish, egotistical, ungrateful. But I won’t be surprised or disturbed, for I can’t imagine a world without such people.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Each day provides its own gifts.”

Each day provides its own gifts.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Death and life, success and failure, pain and pleasure, wealth and poverty, all these happen to good and bad alike, and they are neither noble nor shameful – and hence neither good nor bad.”

Death and life, success and failure, pain and pleasure, wealth and poverty, all these happen to good and bad alike, and they are neither noble nor shameful – and hence neither good nor bad.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Nothing happens to anybody which he is not fitted by nature to bear.”

Nothing happens to anybody which he is not fitted by nature to bear.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Do not act as if you had a thousand years to live.”

Do not act as if you had a thousand years to live.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Do not think that what is hard for you to master is humanly impossible; but if a thing is humanly possible, consider it to be within your reach.”

Do not think that what is hard for you to master is humanly impossible; but if a thing is humanly possible, consider it to be within your reach.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Do not act as if you were going to live ten thousand years. Death hangs over you. While you live, while it is in your power, be good.”

Do not act as if you were going to live ten thousand years. Death hangs over you. While you live, while it is in your power, be good.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature’s delight.”

Loss is nothing else but change, and change is Nature’s delight.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “It’s time you realized that you have something in you more powerful and miraculous than the things that affect you and make you dance like a puppet.”

It’s time you realized that you have something in you more powerful and miraculous than the things that affect you and make you dance like a puppet.

— Marcus Aurelius


Marcus Aurelius Quote: “To the wise, life is a problem; to the fool, a solution.”

To the wise, life is a problem; to the fool, a solution.

— Marcus Aurelius

PREV 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 NEXT
Inspirational Entrepreneurship Quotes
Integrity Quotes
Quotes About Strength
Attitude Quotes
Happiness Quotes
Osho Quotes
Dalai Lama XIV Quotes
Action Quotes
Socrates Quotes
John Lennon Quotes
Time Quotes
Seneca Quotes

Get Inspired. Get Motivated.

We're on a mission of turning inspiring quotes into beautiful wallpapers. Start your week with a motivational kick. Don't miss out on our next weekly batch.

Join 48,000+ other people and subscribe to Quotefancy Weekly Digest.

Subscribe