Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive; enjoy the day; live life to the fullest; make the most of what you have. It is later than you think.
Quote by Horace
Men cease to think when they think they know it all.
You must often make erasures if you mean to write what is worthy of being...
Anger is a short madness.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
Avoid greatness; in a cottage there may be more real happiness than kings or their...
Happy he who far from business, like the primitive are of mortals, cultivates with his...
Good sense is both the first principal and the parent source of good writing.
He is armed without who is innocent within, be this thy screen, and this thy...
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not...
Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
I teach that all men are mad.
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
A good scare is worth more than good advice.
Whatever advice you give, be short.
Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But...
It is courage, courage, courage, that raises the blood of life to crimson splendor. Live...
Opposition is a natural part of life. Just as we develop our physical muscles through...
When I hear music, I fear no danger. I am invulnerable. I see no foe....
The opposite of courage in our society is not cowardice, it is conformity.
When the military man approaches, the world locks up its spoons and packs off its...