A portion of mankind take pride in their vices and pursue their purpose; many more waver between doing what is right and complying with what is wrong.
Quote by Horace
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never...
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.
Nothing is swifter than rumor.
We are just statistics, born to consume resources.
It is courage, courage, courage, that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor. Live...
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But...
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
Who then is free? The wise who can command his passions, who fears not want,...
Begin, be bold and venture to be wise.
Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
Few cross the river of time and are able to reach non-being. Most of them...
Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of...
You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every...
If a man's fortune does not fit him, it is like the shoe in the...
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, as long as...
Fidelity is the sister of justice.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.