IF anybody shall reprove me, and shall make it apparent unto me, that in any either opinion or action of mine I do err, I will most gladly retract. For it is the truth that I seek after, by which I am sure that never any man was hurt; and as sure, that he is hurt that continues in any error, or ignorance whatsoever.
MARCUS AURELIUS. MEDITATIONS. Book vi. 60.
TEACH them that sin better, and make it appear unto them: but be not angry with them.
MARCUS AURELIUS. MEDITATIONS. Book vi. 25.
WHEN you have done well, and another is benefited by your action, must you like a very fool look for a third thing besides, as that it may appear unto others also that you have done well, or that you may in time, receive one good turn for another?
MARCUS AURELIUS. MEDITATIONS. Book vii. 43.