It is difficult not to write satire.
Quote by Juvenal
Trust me, no tortures which the poets feign, can match the fierce, the unutterable pain,...
A man who has nothing can whistle in a robber's face
Our virtues are most frequently but vices disguised.
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty...
It is sheer madness to live in want in order to be wealthy when you...
Be, as many now are, rich to yourself, poor to your friends.
One man meets an infamous punishment for that crime which confers a diadem on others
The brief span of our poor unhappy life to its final hour is hastening on;...
Poverty is bitter, but it has no harder pang than that it makes men ridiculous.
Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.
Every fault of the mind becomes more conspicuous and more guilty in proportion to the...
Nature, in giving tears to man, confessed that he had a tender heart; this is...
Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind
There is hardly a case in which the dispute was not caused by a woman.
No one ever reached the worst of a vice at one leap.
Wisdom is the winner over good luck
One globe seemed all too small for the youthful Alexander.
Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honor, and for the sake of...
The potentiality of perfection outweighs actual contradictions... Existence in itself is here to prove that...
To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go...
The most tragic thing in the world is a man of genius who is not...
Live life fully while you're here. Experience everything. Take care of yourself and your friends....