As crazy as hauling timber into the woods.
Quote by Horace
It's a good thing to be foolishly gay once in a while.
Get money first; virtue comes later.
Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to...
He possesses dominion over himself, and is happy, who can every day say, I have...
You may drive out nature with a pitchfork, yet she'll be constantly running back.
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something...
You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every...
Think to yourself that every day is your last
He who is greedy is always in want.
He who would begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin.
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who,...
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.
The man is either mad, or he is making verses.
True friends appear less mov'd than counterfeit; As men that grieve at funerals are not...
I hate the irreverent rabble and keep them far from me.
In labouring to be concise, I become obscure.
Your own safety is at stake when your neighbor's wall is ablaze.