Be, as many now are, rich to yourself, poor to your friends.
Quote by Juvenal
Lost Friendship Quotes
Yes, know thyself: in great concerns or small, Be this thy care, for this, my...
The traveller with empty pockets will sing in the thief 's face.
There is hardly a case in which the dispute was not caused by a woman.
For women's tears are but the sweat of eyes.
Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty...
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
The brief span of our poor unhappy life to its final hour is hastening on;...
One globe seemed all too small for the youthful Alexander.
All wish to possess knowledge, but few, comparatively speaking, are willing to pay the price.
Trust me, no tortures which the poets feign, can match the fierce, the unutterable pain,...
Wisdom is the winner over good luck
Who you know will get your foot into the door. What you know will keep...
Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
Every fault of the mind becomes more conspicuous and more guilty in proportion to the...
Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honor, and for the sake of...
A child is owed the greatest respect; if you have ever have something disgraceful in...
It is difficult not to write satire.
I wish it, I command it. Let my will take the place of a reason.