Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to hear, but they will not keep what is entrusted to them.
Quote by Horace
Pale death, with impartial step, knocks at the hut of the poor and the towers...
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
Knowledge without education is but armed injustice.
Begin, be bold and venture to be wise.
Avoid greatness; in a cottage there may be more real happiness than kings or their...
No man ever reached to excellence in any one art or profession without having passed...
It is when I struggle to be brief that I become obscure.
We are just statistics, born to consume resources.
Suffering is but another name for the teaching of experience, which is the parent of...
Clogged with yesterday's excess, the body drags the mind down with it.
Whatever your advice, make it brief
Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow
Think to yourself that every day is your last
Happy he who far from business, like the primitive are of mortals, cultivates with his...
Whatever advice you give, be short.
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
The covetous man is ever in want.
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
The world is full of fools and faint hearts; and yet everyone has courage enough...
Wisdom is a sacred communion.