A host is like a general: calamities often reveal his genius.
Quote by Horace
Men cease to think when they think they know it all.
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.
It is a sweet and seemly thing to die for one's country.
Acquittal of the guilty damns the judge.
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
Anger is a brief madness.
For it is your business, when the wall next door catches fire.
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
You [the people] are a many-headed beast.
The pen is the tongue of the mind.
The musician who always plays on the same string is laughed at
While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
He gains everyone's approval who mixes the pleasant with the useful.
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
Whatever your advice, make it brief.
Strange - is it not? That of the myriads who Before us passed the door...
O imitators, you slavish herd!
Poets wish to profit or to please.
When nature made you, they broke the mold - rumor has it they beat the...
A shoe that is too large is apt to trip one, and when too small,...