Get money first; virtue comes later.
Quote by Horace
For it is your business, when the wall next door catches fire.
It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something...
Anger is a momentary madness, so control your passion or it will control you.
You [the people] are a many-headed beast.
No man ever reached to excellence in any one art or profession without having passed...
It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.
You traverse the world in search of happiness, which is within the reach of every...
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never...
One wanders to the left, another to the right. Both are equally in error, but,...
Nature is not cruel, pitilessly, indifferent. This is one of the hardest lessons for humans...
The pen is the tongue of the mind.
He has not lived badly whose birth and death has been unnoticed by the world.
Fortune makes a fool of those she favors too much.
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears...
I strive to be brief but I become obscure.
Few cross the river of time and are able to reach non-being. Most of them...
Good sense is both the first principal and the parent source of good writing.
The musician who always plays on the same string is laughed at
Our lives are to be used and thus to be lived as fully as possible,...
When you're comfortable with someone you love, the silence is the best. And, that's how...