A host is like a general: calamities often reveal his genius.
Quote by Horace
Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive; enjoy the day; live life to the fullest;...
I hate the irreverent rabble and keep them far from me.
The power of daring anything their fancy suggest, as always been conceded to the painter...
No poems can please for long or live that are written by water drinkers.
Why do you hasten to remove anything which hurts your eye, while if something affects...
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, as long as...
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
The covetous man is ever in want.
Whatever your advice, make it brief
He's happy who, far away from business, like the races of men of old, tills...
Whatever advice you give, be short.
Subdue your passion or it will subdue you
Always keep your composure. You can't score from the penalty box; and to win, you...
Your own safety is at stake when your neighbor's wall is ablaze.
I don't think we're in Kansas anymore
Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of...
You must avoid sloth, that wicked siren.
He is armed without who is innocent within, be this thy screen, and this thy...
It is when I struggle to be brief that I become obscure.
The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds; High towers fall with a heavier...