He who would begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin.
Quote by Horace
Mingle some brief folly with your wisdom.
The disgrace of others often keeps tender minds from vice.
Subdue your passion or it will subdue you
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But...
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
A picture is a poem without words.
Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation,...
It is no great art to say something briefly when, like Tacitus, one has something...
Mistakes are their own instructors
We are free to yield to truth.
Anger is a brief madness.
Refrain from asking what going to happen tomorrow, and everyday that fortune grants you, count...
Sad people dislike the happy, and the happy the sad; the quick thinking the sedate,...
No poems can please for long or live that are written by water drinkers.
If a man's fortune does not fit him, it is like the shoe in the...
It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.
Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born.
What we learn only through the ears makes less impression upon our minds than what...