Every old poem is sacred.
Quote by Horace
Who then is free? The wise who can command his passions, who fears not want,...
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
I teach that all men are mad.
If matters go badly now, they will not always be so.
A word, once sent abroad, flies irrevocably.
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation,...
When things are steep, remember to stay level-headed.
Refrain from asking what going to happen tomorrow, and everyday that fortune grants you, count...
A picture is a poem without words.
Avoid greatness; in a cottage there may be more real happiness than kings or their...
The disgrace of others often keeps tender minds from vice.
He's happy who, far away from business, like the races of men of old, tills...
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
Why do you hasten to remove anything which hurts your eye, while if something affects...
No man ever reached to excellence in any one art or profession without having passed...
Whatever advice you give, be short.
The best advisers, helpers and friends, always are not those who tell us how to...
I've always had confidence. Before I was famous, that confidence got me into trouble. After...
Brevity is a great charm of eloquence