As crazy as hauling timber into the woods.
Quote by Horace
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
Hired mourners at a funeral say and do - A little more than they whose...
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never...
Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born.
The man is either mad, or he is making verses.
A good and faithful judge ever prefers the honorable to the expedient.
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad; the quick thinking the sedate,...
You [the people] are a many-headed beast.
He who would begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin.
I never think at all when I write. Nobody can do two things at the...
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, so he be...
One wanders to the left, another to the right. Both are equally in error, but,...
Though you drive Nature out with a pitchfork, she will still find her way back.
Virtue, dear friend, needs no defense, The surest guard is innocence: None knew, till guilt...
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not...
Fortune makes a fool of those she favors too much.
A portion of mankind take pride in their vices and pursue their purpose; many more...
It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.