He has the deed half done who has made a beginning.
Quote by Horace
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
Who then is free? The wise man who can command himself.
The power of daring anything their fancy suggest, as always been conceded to the painter...
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears...
While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
As crazy as hauling timber into the woods.
You must often make erasures if you mean to write what is worthy of being...
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But...
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
If matters go badly now, they will not always be so.
Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
The one who cannot restrain their anger will wish undone, what their temper and irritation...
I don't think we're in Kansas anymore
In labouring to be concise, I become obscure.
A host is like a general: calamities often reveal his genius.
Few cross the river of time and are able to reach non-being. Most of them...
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
Your own safety is at stake when your neighbor's wall is ablaze.
Why do you hasten to remove anything which hurts your eye, while if something affects...