If a man's fortune does not fit him, it is like the shoe in the story; if too large it trips him up, if too small it pinches him.
Quote by Horace
He who would begun has half done. Dare to be wise; begin.
We are just statistics, born to consume resources.
I don't think we're in Kansas anymore
The covetous man is ever in want.
He is armed without who is innocent within, be this thy screen, and this thy...
We rarely find anyone who can say he has lived a happy life, and who,...
Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which in prosperous circumstances would have lain dormant.
Who then is free? The one who wisely is lord of themselves, who neither poverty,...
He has not lived badly whose birth and death has been unnoticed by the world.
It's a good thing to be foolishly gay once in a while.
As crazy as hauling timber into the woods.
Pale Death beats equally at the poor man's gate and at the palaces of kings.
If you would have me weep, you must first of all feel grief yourself.
Let your literary compositions be kept from the public eye for nine years at least.
Whoever cultivates the golden mean avoids both the poverty of a hovel and the envy...
Refrain from asking what going to happen tomorrow, and everyday that fortune grants you, count...
Begin, be bold and venture to be wise.
It is a sweet and seemly thing to die for one's country.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never...
Life is largely a matter of expectation.