Every old poem is sacred.
Quote by Horace
Though you drive Nature out with a pitchfork, she will still find her way back.
He who postpones the hour of living is like the rustic who waits for the...
Lawyers are men who hire out their words and anger.
We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who,...
You must avoid sloth, that wicked siren.
As crazy as hauling timber into the woods.
Who then is free? The wise who can command his passions, who fears not want,...
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
Seize the day, put no trust in the morrow
Why do you hasten to remove anything which hurts your eye, while if something affects...
Time will bring to light whatever is hidden; it will cover up and conceal what...
The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation...
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, as long as...
O imitators, you slavish herd!
I hate the irreverent rabble and keep them far from me.
Whatever advice you give, be short.
Whatever your advice, make it brief
Even the Congressional Budget Office and the Social Security trustees appointed by the president say...
How is it possible to expect mankind to take advice when they will not so...