Hired mourners at a funeral say and do - A little more than they whose grief is true
Quote by Horace
You may drive out nature with a pitchfork, yet she'll be constantly running back.
We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
A portion of mankind take pride in their vices and pursue their purpose; many more...
He possesses dominion over himself, and is happy, who can every day say, I have...
True friends appear less mov'd than counterfeit; As men that grieve at funerals are not...
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never...
Carpe diem! Rejoice while you are alive; enjoy the day; live life to the fullest;...
Labor diligently to increase your property.
While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
Clogged with yesterday's excess, the body drags the mind down with it.
Avoid inquisitive persons, for they are sure to be gossips, their ears are open to...
The pen is the tongue of the mind.
Remember when life's path is steep to keep your mind even.
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Leave the rest to the gods.
A word once uttered can never be recalled.
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, as long as...
A heart well prepared for adversity in bad times hopes, and in good times fears...