It is an undoubted truth, that the less one has to do, the less time one finds to do it in.
Quote by Horace
Undeservedly you will atone for the sins of your fathers.
To have a great man for a friend seems pleasant to those who have never...
Life grants nothing to us mortals without hard work.
This is a fault common to all singers, that among their friends they will never...
Why harass with eternal purposes a mind to weak to grasp them?
It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, so he be...
Money is a handmaiden, if thou knowest how to use it; a mistress, if thou...
Acquittal of the guilty damns the judge.
It is your business when the wall next door catches fire.
You [the people] are a many-headed beast.
Make money, money by fair means if you can, if not, but any means money.
Once a word has been allowed to escape, it cannot be recalled.
Words will not fail when the matter is well considered.
A shoe that is too large is apt to trip one, and when too small,...
As crazy as hauling timber into the woods.
Whatever your advice, make it brief
He is armed without who is innocent within, be this thy screen, and this thy...
Mountains will go into labour, and a silly little mouse will be born.
Anger is a short madness.
The lofty pine is oftenest shaken by the winds; High towers fall with a heavier...