It is sheer madness to live in want in order to be wealthy when you die
Quote by Juvenal
Never does nature say one thing and wisdom another
Who you know will get your foot into the door. What you know will keep...
Rare is the union of beauty and purity.
Wisdom is the winner over good luck
Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior.
One man meets an infamous punishment for that crime which confers a diadem on others
Our virtues are most frequently but vices disguised.
Hold it the greatest sin to prefer existence to honor, and for the sake of...
Yes, know thyself: in great concerns or small, Be this thy care, for this, my...
A child is owed the greatest respect; if you have ever have something disgraceful in...
It is difficult not to write satire.
Honesty is praised and starves
Trust me, no tortures which the poets feign, can match the fierce, the unutterable pain,...
The people that once bestowed commands, consulships, legions, and all else, now concerns itself no...
The traveller with empty pockets will sing in the thief 's face.
Revenge is always the weak pleasure of a little and narrow mind
Nature, in giving tears to man, confessed that he had a tender heart; this is...
No one ever became extremely wicked suddenly.
One globe seemed all too small for the youthful Alexander.
This is his first punishment, that by the verdict of his own heart no guilty...