I hate the irreverent rabble and keep them far from me.
Quote by Horace
Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
We are often deterred from crime by the disgrace of others.
If a man's fortune does not fit him, it is like the shoe in the...
Money is a handmaiden if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress if thou...
A good scare is worth more than good advice.
Anger is a short madness.
Wisdom is not wisdom when it is derived from books alone.
Poets wish to profit or to please.
The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.
No verse can give pleasure for long, nor last, that is written by drinkers of...
I don't think we're in Kansas anymore
Don't think, just do.
Always keep your composure. You can't score from the penalty box; and to win, you...
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But...
Choose a subject equal to your abilities; think carefully what your shoulders may refuse, and...
He tosses aside his paint-pots and his words a foot and a half long.
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
I never think at all when I write. Nobody can do two things at the...
The disgrace of others often keeps tender minds from vice.