Fidelity is the sister of justice.
Quote by Horace
A picture is a poem without words.
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
He's happy who, far away from business, like the races of men of old, tills...
Few cross the river of time and are able to reach non-being. Most of them...
Anger is a short madness.
Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born.
He has not lived badly whose birth and death has been unnoticed by the world.
Mistakes are their own instructors
Hired mourners at a funeral say and do - A little more than they whose...
Whatever your advice, make it brief.
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But...
We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who,...
Begin, be bold and venture to be wise.
It is the false shame of fools to try to conceal wounds that have not...
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never...
Happy he who far from business, like the primitive are of mortals, cultivates with his...
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.
Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.
Poets wish to profit or to please.
Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at...