He who is greedy is always in want.
Quote by Horace
The musician who always plays on the same string is laughed at
Anger is a brief madness.
It is when I struggle to be brief that I become obscure.
Gloriously false, a maid famous for all time.
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But...
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
A word once uttered can never be recalled.
In labouring to be concise, I become obscure.
Mediocrity is not allowed to poets, either by the gods or man
You [the people] are a many-headed beast.
Make money, money by fair means if you can, if not, but any means money.
Only a stomach that rarely feels hungry scorns common things.
Adversity reveals genius, prosperity conceals it.
Nature is not cruel, pitilessly, indifferent. This is one of the hardest lessons for humans...
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
Mix a little foolishness with your serious plans. It is lovely to be silly at...
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
The great source of pleasure is variety
Business before pleasure