I strive to be brief but I become obscure.
Quote by Horace
Great effort is required to arrest decay and restore vigor. One must exercise proper deliberation,...
The covetous man is ever in want.
A picture is a poem without words.
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
Subdue your passion or it will subdue you.
In adversity remember to keep an even mind.
Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.
Hired mourners at a funeral say and do - A little more than they whose...
A word once uttered can never be recalled.
Subdue your passion or it will subdue you
The foolish are like ripples on water, For whatsoever they do is quickly effaced; But...
As crazy as hauling timber into the woods.
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
It's a good thing to be foolishly gay once in a while.
It is a sweet and seemly thing to die for one's country.
While fools shun one set of faults they run into the opposite one.
No poems can please for long or live that are written by water drinkers.
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
Anger is a short madness.
If matters go badly now, they will not always be so.