I hate the irreverent rabble and keep them far from me.
Quote by Horace
While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
If you would have me weep, you must first of all feel grief yourself.
It is your concern when your neighbor's wall is on fire.
The envious man grows lean at the success of his neighbor.
Choose a subject equal to your abilities; think carefully what your shoulders may refuse, and...
Whatever advice you give, be short.
A host is like a general: calamities often reveal his genius.
One wanders to the left, another to the right. Both are equally in error, but,...
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation,...
Anger is a short madness.
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
He has not lived badly whose birth and death has been unnoticed by the world.
When nature made you, they broke the mold - rumor has it they beat the...
Your own safety is at stake when your neighbor's wall is ablaze.
Get money first; virtue comes later.
Make money, money by fair means if you can, if not, but any means money.
You must often make erasures if you mean to write what is worthy of being...
The musician who always plays on the same string is laughed at
Feed the musician, and he's out of tune
Our lives are to be used and thus to be lived as fully as possible,...