For women's tears are but the sweat of eyes.
Quote by Juvenal
Honesty is praised and starves
Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
Trust me, no tortures which the poets feign, can match the fierce, the unutterable pain,...
I wish it, I command it. Let my will take the place of a reason.
There is hardly a case in which the dispute was not caused by a woman.
It is difficult not to write satire.
Poverty is bitter, but it has no harder pang than that it makes men ridiculous.
Revenge is sweet, sweeter than life itself - so say fools
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty...
No one ever became extremely wicked suddenly.
A man who has nothing can whistle in a robber's face
Wisdom to be sure is the great conqueror of Fortune, giving precepts in its sanctified...
Censure acquits the raven, but pursues the dove.
The people that once bestowed commands, consulships, legions, and all else, now concerns itself no...
Who you know will get your foot into the door. What you know will keep...
The brief span of our poor unhappy life to its final hour is hastening on;...
It is not easy for men to rise whose qualities are thwarted by poverty.
One globe seemed all too small for the youthful Alexander.
Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.